hemopneumothorax

[hē′mə-nōō′mō-thôrăks′]

n.

The accumulation of air and blood in the pleural cavity.pneumohemothorax

Nearby words

  1. hemophoresis,
  2. hemophthalmia,
  3. hemoplastic,
  4. hemopleuropneumonia syndrome,
  5. hemopneumopericardium,
  6. hemopoiesis,
  7. hemoporphyrin,
  8. hemoprecipitin,
  9. hemoprotein,
  10. hemoptysis


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