Definición de pneumothorax en inglés:

pneumothorax

Saltos de línea: pneumo|thorax
Pronunciación: /ˌnjuːmə(ʊ)ˈθɔːraks
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
The presence of air or gas in the cavity between the lungs and the chest wall, causing collapse of the lung.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Only eight of the 24 patients with post-procedure pneumothorax received chest tubes to re-expand their lungs.
  • Also known as pneumothorax, a collapsed lung is treated by reinflating the lung.
  • The most common complications reported are infection and pneumothorax.

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Palabra del día internecine
Pronunciación: ˌɪntəˈniːsʌɪn
adjective
destructive to both sides in a conflict