pneumocephalus

[ nōō′mō-sĕfə-ləs ]

n.

The presence of air or gas within the cranial cavity.

Nearby words

  1. pneumoarthrography,
  2. pneumobacillus,
  3. pneumocardial,
  4. pneumocele,
  5. pneumocentesis,
  6. pneumococcal vaccine,
  7. pneumococcemia,
  8. pneumococcidal,
  9. pneumococcosis,
  10. pneumococcosuria


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