Diaphragmatic pleural calcification following tuberculosis

Arora, V.K. and Bedi, R.S. (1987) Diaphragmatic pleural calcification following tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 34 (3). pp. 166-167.

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Abstract

Bilateral diaphragmatic pleural calcification is usually considered to be indicative of exposure to asbestos dust. A case which developed this roentgenological finding following pleuro-pulmonary tuberculosis is reported.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pleuro-pulmonary Tuberculosis, Pleural Calcification, Diaphragmatic Pleural Calcification, Asbestos Dust, Woman, Adult
Subjects:Musculoskeletal System > Muscles
Tissues > Muscles
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Pleurisy
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pleural
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Pleural Effusion
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Imaging > Radiography
Inorganic Chemicals > Minerals > Silicates
Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases > Metabolic Diseases > Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pleural
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases
ID Code:3113
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:15 October 2008

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