hydropneumothorax


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hy·dro·pneu·mo·tho·rax

(hī'drō-nū'mō-thōr'aks),
The presence of both gas and fluids in the pleural cavity.
[hydro- + G. pneuma, air, + thorax]

hydropneumothorax

/hy·dro·pneu·mo·tho·rax/ (-thor´aks) fluid and gas within the pleural cavity.

hy·dro·pneu·mo·tho·rax

(hī'drō-nū'mō-thōr'aks)
The presence of both gas and fluids in the pleural cavity.
Synonym(s): pneumohydrothorax.
[hydro- + G. pneuma, air, + thorax]

hydropneumothorax

The presence of both air and fluid EXUDATE in the space between the layers of the PLEURA.

hydropneumothorax

a collection of fluid and gas within the pleural cavity.
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In our study, 23 cases of pleural lesions were noted of which 18(78%) had pleural effusions, 2(9%) had hydropneumothorax and 3(13%) had empyema.