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Boerhaave syndrome: an unusual cause of bilateral exudative pleural effusion

Rishabh Goel, Benhur Joel Shadrach, Ritesh Kumar Nayak, Anukool Jain
DOI: 10.5603/ARM.a2021.0005
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Pubmed: 33881158

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CLINICAL VIGNETTES
Published online: 2021-04-21
Submitted: 2020-10-11
Accepted: 2020-11-06

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Keywords

Boerhaave syndrome; pleural effusion; bilateral; exudative

About this article
Title

Boerhaave syndrome: an unusual cause of bilateral exudative pleural effusion

Journal

Advances in Respiratory Medicine

Issue

Ahead of Print

Article type

Clinical vignette

Published online

2021-04-21

DOI

10.5603/ARM.a2021.0005

Pubmed

33881158

Keywords

Boerhaave syndrome
pleural effusion
bilateral
exudative

Authors

Rishabh Goel
Benhur Joel Shadrach
Ritesh Kumar Nayak
Anukool Jain

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