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7 Dec 2015 If the mesothelial cells fail to function, the fluid can quickly accumulate, leading to an unhealthy fluid collection in the chest cavity (also known as a “pleural effusion ”). As the fluid builds up in the chest cavity, the patient can develop a vague chest pain and shortness of breath. These are the two symptoms Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2004 Jan;36(1):9-16. The mesothelial cell. Mutsaers SE(1 ).