pleuroparietopexy

pleuroparietopexy

 [ploor″o-pah-ri´ĕ-to-pek″se]
the operation of fixing the visceral pleura to the parietal pleura, thus binding the lung to the chest wall.

pleuroparietopexy

/pleu·ro·pa·ri·e·to·pexy/ (ploor″o-pah-ri´ĕ-to-pek″se) fixation of the lung to the chest wall by adhesion of the visceral and parietal pleura.

pleuroparietopexy

the operation of fixing the visceral pleura to the parietal pleura, thus binding the lung to the chest wall.