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Pneumothorax

Pneumothorax: Introduction

Pneumothorax: Air in the pleural spaces around the lungs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pneumothorax is available below.

Symptoms of Pneumothorax

Treatments for Pneumothorax

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Pneumothorax: Deaths

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Types of Pneumothorax

Diagnostic Tests for Pneumothorax

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Pneumothorax: Complications

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Causes of Pneumothorax

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Disease Topics Related To Pneumothorax

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Pneumothorax: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Pneumothorax

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pneumothorax

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Pneumothorax: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Pneumothorax

Research about Pneumothorax

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Clinical Trials for Pneumothorax

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Definitions of Pneumothorax:

Pneumothorax; abnormal presence of air in the pleural cavity resulting in the collapse of the lung. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Abnormal presence of air in the pleural cavity resulting in the collapse of the lung; may be spontaneous (due to injury to the chest) or induced (as a treatment for tuberculosis) - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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