pyopneumothorax

[pī′ō-nōō′mō-thôrăks′]

n.

The presence of gas and pus in the pleural cavity.pneumopyothorax

Nearby words

  1. pyopneumocholecystitis,
  2. pyopneumohepatitis,
  3. pyopneumopericardium,
  4. pyopneumoperitoneum,
  5. pyopneumoperitonitis,
  6. pyopoiesis,
  7. pyopoietic,
  8. pyoptysis,
  9. pyopyelectasis,
  10. pyorrhea


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