Annals of Thoracic Medicine
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 27--31

Hemorrhagic pleural effusion secondary to sarcoidosis: A brief review


Santosh Kumar, Sanjay Kumar Verma, Rajni Singh, Rajendra Prasad 
 Department of Pulmonary Medicine, C.S.M. Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Santosh Kumar
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, C.S.M. Medical University, Lucknow - 226 003, Uttar Pradesh
India

Pleural effusion is considered to be a rare manifestation of pulmonary sarcoidosis, but hemorrhagic effusion secondary to it is a very uncommon clinical presentation. This case is reported due to the rare manifestation in pulmonary sarcoidosis presenting clinically as hemorrhagic pleural effusion.


How to cite this article:
Kumar S, Verma SK, Singh R, Prasad R. Hemorrhagic pleural effusion secondary to sarcoidosis: A brief review.Ann Thorac Med 2009;4:27-31


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Kumar S, Verma SK, Singh R, Prasad R. Hemorrhagic pleural effusion secondary to sarcoidosis: A brief review. Ann Thorac Med [serial online] 2009 [cited 2020 Jun 5 ];4:27-31
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