chest cavity


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chest cavity

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During inhalation it becomes flatter; as a result, the size of the chest cavity is increased and air rushing in to fill the space is drawn into the lungs.
Obstruction of the lymphatic vessels by the excess muscle growth can lead to leakage of fluid into the chest cavity (pleural effusion).
Guided by video images of the inside of the chest cavity from a thoracoscope (or surgical telescope) inserted through one of the incisions, they operate using instruments inserted through the other incisions.
Often a complication of pneumonia, pleurisy is inflammation of the membranes (pleura) that cover the lungs and the chest cavity.
The four-tonne robot can be operated either through a pilot, who mans the controls in a cockpit in its chest cavity, or remotely using the touchscreen of any smartphone connected to the 3G network.
QWHY AA COLLAPSED lung occurs when a hole in the lung allows air to escape into the chest cavity.
A wound over the fracture; you may hear air being "sucked into" the chest cavity.
That arrow punched right through the heavy base of the buck's scapula before passing through the rest of the chest cavity cleanly So, is the lightning-fast FlatLine heavy enough for big game?
Use it to open the chest cavity for dressing and for removing the hide so the meat can cool.
An LVAD is implanted inside the chest cavity near the heart and is connected to the hearts left ventricle (pumping chamber).
By using the open technique (an incision on the skin that will admit 2 fingers, and blunt dissection of the muscles and pleura without use of a trocar), a finger sweep of the chest cavity will avoid penetration of any herniated abdominal organs or penetration of lung adherent to the chest wall.
Mark Lawton, of West Midlands Fire Service, said: "The man was impaled on metal rods in his stomach and chest cavity.