A soft tissue infectious disease that involves accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity as a result of infection within the lung (pneumonia) or a lung abscess spreading into the space. The symptoms include cough, fever, chest pain, sweating and shortness of breath. (Human Disease Ontology, DOID_3798)
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4 genes associated with the Empyema, Pleural phenotype by text-mining GWAS publications from the HuGE Navigator Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.