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Characteristics Vascular Endhothelial Growth Factor, Glucose, Lactate Dehidro- genase and Protein Level in Non Malignant and Malignant Pleural Effusion

Magy Satolom, Nunuk Sri Muktiati, Ngakan Putu Parsama Putra, Asri Maharani Abstract Introduction: Diagnosing the etiology of pleural effusion is sometimes a challenging medical problem, and there is an urgent need to identify new fluid markers to differentiate malignant from non malignant pleural effusion. The aim of this study was to determine the characteristics of […]

Characteristic of Pleural Effusion in Persahabatan Hospital

Rita Khairani, Elisna Syahruddin, Lia Gardenia Partakusuma Abstract Background: Pleural effusion is abnormal accumulation of pleural fluid in pleural cavity, which is caused by excessive transudation or exudation form pleural surface and as complication of various diseases. The aim of this study was to understand the characteristic of pleural effusion. Methods: This study was an […]

Editorial: Efusi Pleura Ganas dan Sistem TNM untuk Staging Kanker Paru Jenis Karsinoma Bukan Sel Kecil (KPKBSK) Versi 7, UICC 2009

Syahruddin E. J Respir Indones. 2010;30(3):132-3. Rongga pleura dalam keadaan normal berisi sekitar 10 – 20 ml efusi yang berfungsi dalam proses pernapasan. Akumulasi efusi melebihi volume normal dapat menimbulkan gangguan, memberikan gejala klinis dan terdeteksi pada pemeriksaan klinis dan radiologis disebut dengan efusi pleura. Volume efusi dan penyebab terjadinya efusi pleura sangat mempengaruhi klinis […]

A Retrospective Study : Clinical and Diagnostic Characteristics in Advanced Stage of Lung Cancer Patients with Pleural Effusion in Persahabatan Hospital 2004 – 2007

Syahruddin E, Pratama AD, Arief N. J Respir Indones. 2010;30(3):146-51 Introduction : Malignant pleural effusions (MPE) are caused most commonly by carcinomas of the breast, lung, gastrointestinal tract or ovary and by lymphomas. In male patients about half of malignant effusions are caused by lung cancer. With lung cancer, a malignant pleural effusion may be […]

Efusi Pleura Ganas Pada Kanker Paru

Syahruddin E, Hudoyo A, Arief N. J Respir Indones. 2009;29(4). Rongga pleura dalam keadaan normal berisi sekitar 10 – 20 ml cairan yang berfungsi sebagai pelicin agar paru dapat bergerak dengan leluasa saat bernapas. Akumulasi cairan melebihi volume normal dan menimbulkan gangguan jika cairan yang diproduksi oleh pleura parietal dan viseral tidak mampu diserap oleh […]