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Polgin Joseph M.D. Ph.D.; Gemer, Mordechai M.D., Ph.D.
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology: December 1987
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Bile in the pleural cavity (bilithorax) is very uncommon. A biliary-pleural fistula, resulting from hepatic puncture performed for biliary decompression in obstructive jaundice, led us to review the literature.

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