hematothorax

hematothorax

hematothorax

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The experiences of the first author of this study and a group of authors from the Military Medical Academy (VMA) in Belgrade [27, 28] have shown positive results in the survival and rescue of intraoperative autologous blood, as well as simultaneous intraoperative reinfusion of autologous blood recovered from uncontaminated hematothorax using "Pleur-evac system" in 25 wounded persons.
According to the Tokyo Women's Medical University Hospital, the patient, who was hospitalized for treatment of acute lymphocytic leukemia, died after suffering hematothorax, in which blood accumulates outside the lungs.