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causes of pleurisy

  • pulmonary embolism
    pulmonary embolism

    Pulmonary embolism (blocking of the pulmonary artery or one of its branches by an embolus)

  • rheumatoid arthritis
    rheumatoid arthritis

    Rheumatoid disease (a combination of rheumatoid arthritis, splenomegaly, leukopenia, pigmented spots on lower extremities, and other evidence of hypersplenism (anemia and thrombocytopenia))

  • tuberculosis

    Mycobacterium tuberculosis (a species of gram-positive, aerobic bacteria that produces tuberculosis in humans, other primates, cattle; dogs; and some other animals which have contact with humans)

  • chronic renal failure
    chronic renal failure

    Renal failure, chronic (the end-stage of chronic renal insufficiency)

  • pneumonia

    pneumonia (pneumonia, the inflammatory condition of the lung)

  • juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    juvenile idiopathic arthritis

    juvenile idiopathic arthritis, formerly known as juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, a most common form of persistent arthritis in children

  • Recurrent hereditary polyserositis (a group of hereditary autoinflammation diseases, characterized by recurrent fever, abdominal pain, headache, rash, pleurisy; and arthritis)

  • Radiotherapy (radiation with sufficient quantal energy to cleave covalent bonds in biomolecules, resulting in ion pair products)

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (a chronic, relapsing, inflammatory, and often febrile multisystemic disorder of connective tissue, characterized principally by involvement of the skin, joints, kidneys, and serosal membranes)

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