Practical surgical suggestion| Volume 86, ISSUE 2, P210-213, August 1953

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Simple method of continuous thoracic drainage by use of glass button

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      A simple method of continuous pleural drainage as a palliative procedure in malignancies is suggested. One case is presented and discussed.
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