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Lucky for you, this isn't a serious case. We just need to drain the fluid using a needle.
I recommend Ibuprofen for the pain, and lots of rest.
Thank you, doctor.
Causes: Pneumonia, bacterial infections, inherited diseases (sickle cell), rib fracture, lung cancer, etc..Symptoms: Chest pain, dry cough, shortness of breathPrevalence: 320 cases per 100,000 people in industrialized countriesDetection: CT scan, decubitis x-ray, ultrasound, etc..Treatment: Serious cases require surgery, pleurodesis and draining the fluid helps as well.
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