Pleural Thickening after Pleural Effusion: How can we Follow-Up in Children?


RAMASLI GÜRSOY T., Eyuboglu T., Onay Z. R. , ASLAN A. T. , Aktas A., TEZER H., ...More

JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS, vol.66, no.1, pp.85-94, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/tropej/fmz036
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, PASCAL, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, Index Islamicus, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.85-94
  • Keywords: children, parapneumonic effusion, follow-up, pleural thickening, PARAPNEUMONIC EFFUSIONS, MANAGEMENT, EMPYEMA, GUIDELINES, PNEUMONIA

Abstract

Introduction: No clear information exists about the factors affecting pleural thickening following parapneumonic effusion in children. We aimed to investigate factors that affect the resolving time of pleural thickening after parapneumonic effusion.