Exudative pleural diseases are a common cause of respiratory distress and systemic illness in dogs and cats. This article covers the pathophysiology, development, and classification of exudative pleural effusions. The most current diagnostic strategies, causes, imaging findings, and medical or surgical treatment options for select diseases are reviewed in detail.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice|
|State||Accepted/In press - Jan 1 2019|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Small Animals