pneumohemothorax

noun
pneu·mo·he·mo·tho·rax
variants: or chiefly British pneumohaemothorax \ˌn(y)ü-mō-ˌhē-mə-ˈthō(ə)r-ˌaks, -ˈthȯ(ə)r- \
plural pneumohemothoraxes or pneumohemothoraces\-ˈthōr-ə-ˌsēz, -ˈthȯr- \

Medical Definition of pneumohemothorax 

: accumulation of blood and gas in the pleural cavity

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