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chylopneumothorax

noun chy·lo·pneu·mo·tho·rax \ -ˌn(y)ü-mə-ˈthō(ə)r-ˌaks, -ˈthȯ(ə)r- \

medical Definition of chylopneumothorax

plural chylopneumothoraxes or chylopneumothoraces play \-ˈthōr-ə-ˌsēz, -ˈthȯr-\
:the presence of air and chyle in the pleural cavity

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