Medical Dictionary

chylopneumothorax

play
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

\-ˈthōr-ə-ˌsēz, -ˈthȯr-\play
  1. :  the presence of air and chyle in the pleural cavity


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up chylopneumothorax? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!