Pleura
Nonneoplastic conditions
Tuberculosis

Author: Vaidehi Avadhani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 22 March 2018, last major update December 2013

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Avadhani, V. Tuberculosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/pleuraTB.html. Accessed January 21st, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Due to direct spread from lung or hematogenous spread
  • See extensive discussion in lung chapter