Exudative pleural diseases are a common cause of respiratory distress and systemic illness in dogs and cats. This article addresses 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)|
|Number of pages||20|
|Journal||Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice|
|State||Published - Jan 2014|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Small Animals