Pleuritis (pleurisy)

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Etiology

  • Upper respiratory tract infection
  • Pneumonia
  • Rib fracture
  • Pneumothorax
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pericarditis
  • Aspiration pneumonia
  • Mesothelioma

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Last updated: December 1, 2014