Pleural Effusion (TB)
Hi I was having pleural effusion right sided in july 2015 i am now out of medication but I am still feeling pain right sided when I take long breath or yawn this doesn't gives me a normal feel, please help. My last ESR was 10 done in Jan 2016
Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice
Pleural effusion heals by fibrosis and pleural thickening and so a good proportion of patient may feel same side pleuritic pain as described exactly by you even till 6-12 months. Do some lung expansion exercises and take help of a physiotherapist.
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?