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384 studies found for:    Pleural Diseases
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1 Completed Rigid Versus Semirigid Thoracoscopy in Diagnosing Pleural Diseases: a Randomized Study
Condition: Pleural Diseases
Interventions: Device: semirigid thoracoscopy;   Device: rigid thoracoscopy
2 Completed Efficiency and Safety of Pleural Biopsy Methods in the Diagnosis of Pleural Diseases
Conditions: Diagnosis of Pleural Diseases;   Medical Thoracoscopy
Intervention: Diagnostic Test: CT-guided Abrams needle biopsy, US-guided cutting needle, medical thoracoscopy
3 Completed Safety of Thoracoscopy in Patients With High Risk
Condition: Pleural Diseases
4 Completed Outcome of Patients Undiagnosed Under Medical Thoracoscopy
Condition: Pleural Diseases
Intervention: Procedure: Medical thoracoscopy
5 Recruiting Optical Coherence Tomography of Airway and Pleural Disorders
Condition: Disorder of Pleura and Pleural Cavity
Intervention: Device: Optical Coherence Tomography imaging
6 Completed Ultrasonography Guided Pleural Biopsy Versus Computed Tomography Guided Pleural Biopsy
Condition: Pleural Diseases
Interventions: Procedure: CT-Guided pleural needle biopsy with Abrams' needle;   Procedure: Ultrasonography guided cutting pleural needle biopsy
7 Recruiting Malignant Pleural Disease Treated With Autologous T Cells Genetically Engineered to Target the Cancer-Cell Surface Antigen Mesothelin
Conditions: Malignant Pleural Disease;   Mesothelioma;   Metastases;   Lung Cancer;   Breast Cancer
Interventions: Genetic: iCasp9M28z T cell infusions;   Drug: cyclophosphamide
8 Recruiting Impact of Respiratory Physiotherapy in the Management of Infectious Pleural Effusion
Conditions: Pleural Diseases;   Infection
Intervention: Other: Chest physiotherapy
9 Completed Rigid Thoracoscopy Versus CT-Guided Pleural Needle Biopsy
Conditions: Pleural Effusion;   Pleural Diseases
Interventions: Procedure: Ct-guided pleural needle biopsy;   Procedure: Thoracoscopy
10 Completed Pleural Cryobiopsies During Semirigid Thoracoscopy: A New Technique
Conditions: Pleural Effusion;   Pleural Diseases
Intervention: Device: Cryobiopsy (Autoclavable cryoprobe 20416-032)
11 Completed Cryobiopsy or Forceps Biopsy During Semirigid Thoracoscopy: a Comparative Study
Conditions: Pleural Effusion;   Pleural Diseases
Intervention: Device: cryobiopsy (Autoclavable cryoprobe 20416-032 (ERBE, Germany) Flexible FB-55CD-1 Olympus forceps
12 Recruiting Study Designed to Optimize the Treatment of Primary Pneumothorax
Conditions: Primary Spontaneous Pneumothorax;   Pleural Disease
Interventions: Procedure: VATS bullectomy and mechanical pleuradesis.;   Procedure: Chest tube insertion;   Drug: Epidural;   Radiation: High-resolution Computer Tomography
13 Not yet recruiting Fibrinolysis Compared to Thoracoscopy for Pleural Infection
Conditions: Pleural Infection;   Pleural Diseases
Interventions: Other: Medical Thoracoscopy;   Other: Fibrinolytic Group
14 Completed Efficacy and Security of Intrapleurally Alteplase vs Urokinase for the Treatment of Complicated Parapneumonic Effusion and Empyema
Conditions: Empyema, Pleural;   Pleural Effusion;   Pleural Diseases
Intervention: Drug: Intrapleurally Alteplase vs Intrapleurally Urokinase
15 Not yet recruiting Liquid Biopsy With Immunomagnetic Beads Capture Technique for Malignant Cell Detection in Body Fluid
Conditions: Malignancy;   Pleural Effusion;   Pleural Diseases;   Ascites
Intervention: Device: Immunomagnetic Detection
16 Active, not recruiting Ultrasound Estimation of Pleural Effusion in the Sitting Patients
Conditions: Pleural Effusion Disorder;   Thoracic Ultrasound
Intervention: Other: Diagnostic Thoracic Ultrasound
17 Recruiting Catheter Placement for Hepatic Hydrothorax
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: Indwelling tunneled pleural catheter (ITPC)
18 Recruiting Randomized Study Comparing Pleural Drainage by Videothoracoscopy to Medical Drainage in Infectious Pleural Effusion
Condition: Infectious Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Device: Videothoracoscopy drainage;   Drug: Medical drainage
19 Unknown  Using Ultrasound to Predict the Results of Draining Pleural Effusions
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Other: Pleural Manometry;   Other: Thoracic ultrasonography;   Procedure: Pleural aspiration catheter OR chest drain (standard care);   Procedure: Talc slurry pleurodesis via chest drain (standard care)
20 Unknown  Detection of Pleural Effusion by Internal Thoracic Impedance Method
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: Pletysmograph

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