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-​ How to pronounce pneumohaemothorax (audio) \
plural pneumohemothoraxes or pneumohemothoraces\ -​ˈthōr-​ə-​ˌsēz, -​ˈthȯr-​ How to pronounce pneumohemothoraces (audio) \

Medical Definition of pneumohemothorax

: accumulation of blood and gas in the pleural cavity

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“Pneumohemothorax.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pneumohemothorax. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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