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Pleurodynia Differential Diagnoses

  • Author: Irina Petrache, MD; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
Updated: Aug 13, 2015

Differential Diagnoses

Contributor Information and Disclosures

Irina Petrache, MD Professor, Department of Medicine, Wollowick Chair in COPD Research, Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, National Jewish Health

Irina Petrache, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Thoracic Society

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.


Karina A Serban, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, National Jewish Health

Karina A Serban, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, Society of Critical Care Medicine

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Specialty Editor Board

Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Editor-in-Chief, Medscape Drug Reference

Disclosure: Received salary from Medscape for employment. for: Medscape.

Chief Editor

Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP Geri and Richard Brawerman Chair in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Professor and Executive Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine, Medical Director, Women's Guild Lung Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine

Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Physicians, American Federation for Medical Research, American Thoracic Society

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Additional Contributors

Helen M Hollingsworth, MD Director, Adult Asthma and Allergy Services, Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Boston Medical Center

Helen M Hollingsworth, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, Massachusetts Medical Society

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Gregg T Anders, DO Medical Director, Great Plains Regional Medical Command , Brooke Army Medical Center; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Disease, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

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Ninotchka Liban Sigua, MD Fellow, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Indiana University School of Medicine

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