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Posted by: denise | 2012/09/28

water on chest

can u get water on chest., if so how and whydo one get it

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Denise

Yes, you can get water on your chest, which is called pleural efusion. Pleural efusion can be due to infection, like tuberculosis, cancer, inflammatory conditions affecting the lungs and the inhalation of small particals (like asbestos), as well as trauma to the chest.

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