Monthly Archives: October 2008

Thoracentesis procedure today

By |2016-11-23T00:41:48+00:00October 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 Liver Transplant, Update Emails|

My dad has had a fever for about a week now, so they did a procedure on him today called Thoracentesis where they put a needle in his back to remove fluid for testing. This procedure is indicated when unexplained fluid accumulates in the chest cavity outside the lung. In more than 90% of cases analysis [...]

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