pleural effusion

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pleural effusion

n.
An exudate of fluid into the pleural cavity.
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Ascites is occasionally present and is sometimes complicated by plural effusion, which is called Meig's syndrome.
In conclusion, we should not forget the role of laparoscopy as a diagnostic procedure even in suspicious cases of ovarian fibroma with solid tumor, ascites, and plural effusion.
Ascites and plural effusion developed in 2 patients.