Pleurocentesis: What Is It?

Pleurocentesis, commonly known as thoracentesis, is a procedure that is used to help remove excess air or fluid from the space between your lungs and the wall of your chest. It is normal to have a small amount of air and fluid in the pleural space, but if the quantity of either of these things …

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How to Prepare for a Pleurocentesis

A pleurocentesis, also known as a pleural effusion treatment or thoracentesis, is a procedure that is performed to remove excess fluid from the lungs. It can be used to treat certain conditions or to help Dr. Bowen diagnose your condition. The fluid extracted during the procedure can be analyzed by a lab to provide further …

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We hope this message finds you in good health. We would like to inform you of an important change that will affect your next visit to our medical office.

Effective October 30th, 2023, our office will be relocating to a new address.


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