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Transudative pleural effusion

MedGen UID:
42535
Concept ID:
C0020312
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Hydrothorax
SNOMED CT: Hydrothorax (79231000); Pleural effusion with transudate (79231000)
 
HPO: HP:0011920

Definition

A type of pleural effusion with a transudate (extravascular fluid with low protein content and a low specific gravity). Pleural effusions can be classified as transudates or exudates based on Light's criteria, which classify an effusion as exudate if one or more of the following are present [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVTransudative pleural effusion

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Vaidya N , Sapkota P , Chaurasia S , Thapa B , Bhandari N , Bhattarai I
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Light RW
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Rismantab O, Moosavi SAJ, Farahnak MR, Dastoorpoor M, Raji H
Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 2022 Mar 14;92(4) doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2022.2059. PMID: 35293196
Tryfon S, Papadopoulou E, Saroglou M, Vlachopoulos D, Georgopoulou A, Serasli E, Ismailos G
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2021 Oct;59(10):869-876. Epub 2021 Jul 14 doi: 10.1080/15563650.2021.1945081. PMID: 34259092
Gormeli Kurt N, Gokhan S, Erel O, Gunes C, Kahraman AF, Ozhasenekler A
Int J Clin Pract 2021 Apr;75(4):e14051. Epub 2021 Feb 5 doi: 10.1111/ijcp.14051. PMID: 33492739
Chen HJ, Tu CY, Ling SJ, Chen W, Chiu KL, Hsia TC, Shih CM, Hsu WH
Ultrasound Med Biol 2008 Mar;34(3):362-9. Epub 2007 Nov 8 doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2007.09.009. PMID: 17996356
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Diagnosis

Tryfon S, Papadopoulou E, Saroglou M, Vlachopoulos D, Georgopoulou A, Serasli E, Ismailos G
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2021 Oct;59(10):869-876. Epub 2021 Jul 14 doi: 10.1080/15563650.2021.1945081. PMID: 34259092
Enokida K, Tomomatsu K, Okada N, Takeuchi T, Takihara T, Amaki J, Hayama N, Oguma T, Aoki T, Asano K
Intern Med 2021 Feb 1;60(3):449-452. Epub 2020 Sep 19 doi: 10.2169/internalmedicine.4668-20. PMID: 32963151Free PMC Article
Cartin-Ceba R, Krowka MJ
Clin Liver Dis 2019 Nov;23(4):683-711. Epub 2019 Aug 9 doi: 10.1016/j.cld.2019.06.003. PMID: 31563218
Krok KL, Cárdenas A
Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2012 Feb;33(1):3-10. Epub 2012 Mar 23 doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1301729. PMID: 22447255
Light RW
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Therapy

Tryfon S, Papadopoulou E, Saroglou M, Vlachopoulos D, Georgopoulou A, Serasli E, Ismailos G
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2021 Oct;59(10):869-876. Epub 2021 Jul 14 doi: 10.1080/15563650.2021.1945081. PMID: 34259092
Cartin-Ceba R, Krowka MJ
Clin Liver Dis 2019 Nov;23(4):683-711. Epub 2019 Aug 9 doi: 10.1016/j.cld.2019.06.003. PMID: 31563218
Machicao VI, Balakrishnan M, Fallon MB
Hepatology 2014 Apr;59(4):1627-37. Epub 2014 Feb 25 doi: 10.1002/hep.26745. PMID: 24089295
Krok KL, Cárdenas A
Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2012 Feb;33(1):3-10. Epub 2012 Mar 23 doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1301729. PMID: 22447255
Chetty KG
Clin Chest Med 1985 Mar;6(1):49-54. PMID: 3847301

Prognosis

Rismantab O, Moosavi SAJ, Farahnak MR, Dastoorpoor M, Raji H
Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 2022 Mar 14;92(4) doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2022.2059. PMID: 35293196
Tryfon S, Papadopoulou E, Saroglou M, Vlachopoulos D, Georgopoulou A, Serasli E, Ismailos G
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2021 Oct;59(10):869-876. Epub 2021 Jul 14 doi: 10.1080/15563650.2021.1945081. PMID: 34259092
Shkolnik B, Judson MA, Austin A, Hu K, D'Souza M, Zumbrunn A, Huggins JT, Yucel R, Chopra A
Chest 2020 Aug;158(2):692-697. Epub 2020 Mar 17 doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.02.051. PMID: 32194059
Hsieh CY, Sheu JR, Yang CH, Chen WL, Tsai JH, Chung CL
Int J Mol Sci 2019 Oct 13;20(20) doi: 10.3390/ijms20205076. PMID: 31614900Free PMC Article
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Clinical prediction guides

Rismantab O, Moosavi SAJ, Farahnak MR, Dastoorpoor M, Raji H
Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 2022 Mar 14;92(4) doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2022.2059. PMID: 35293196
Shkolnik B, Judson MA, Austin A, Hu K, D'Souza M, Zumbrunn A, Huggins JT, Yucel R, Chopra A
Chest 2020 Aug;158(2):692-697. Epub 2020 Mar 17 doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.02.051. PMID: 32194059
Al-Khafaji JF, Taha M, Abdalla AO, Rowan C
Am J Case Rep 2018 Jun 23;19:739-743. doi: 10.12659/AJCR.909448. PMID: 29934493Free PMC Article
Chen HJ, Tu CY, Ling SJ, Chen W, Chiu KL, Hsia TC, Shih CM, Hsu WH
Ultrasound Med Biol 2008 Mar;34(3):362-9. Epub 2007 Nov 8 doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2007.09.009. PMID: 17996356
Ryu JS, Ryu ST, Kim YS, Cho JH, Lee HL
Korean J Intern Med 2003 Dec;18(4):230-3. doi: 10.3904/kjim.2003.18.4.230. PMID: 14717231Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Saghazadeh A, Rezaei N
PLoS One 2022;17(5):e0268543. Epub 2022 May 25 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0268543. PMID: 35613134Free PMC Article
Tryfon S, Papadopoulou E, Saroglou M, Vlachopoulos D, Georgopoulou A, Serasli E, Ismailos G
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2021 Oct;59(10):869-876. Epub 2021 Jul 14 doi: 10.1080/15563650.2021.1945081. PMID: 34259092
Yang S, Wang J, Li J, Huang K, Yang Y
J Int Med Res 2021 May;49(5):3000605211010073. doi: 10.1177/03000605211010073. PMID: 33947262Free PMC Article

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