pneumocentesis

pneu·mo·no·cen·te·sis

(nū'mō-nō-sen-tē'sis),
Rarely used term for paracentesis of the lung.
Synonym(s): pneumocentesis
[G. pneumōn, lung, + kentēsis, puncture]

pneumocentesis

[-sentē′sis]
Etymology: Gk, pneumon, lung, kentesis, pricking
a procedure in which a lung is punctured to drain fluid contents.

pneu·mo·no·cen·te·sis

(nū'mō-nō-sen-tē'sis)
Rarely used term for paracentesis of the lung.
Synonym(s): pneumocentesis.
[G. pneumōn, lung, + kentēsis, puncture]

pneumocentesis

(nu?mo-sen-te'sis) [? + kentesis, a piercing]
Paracentesis or surgical puncture of a lung to evacuate a cavity. Synonym: pneumonocentesis
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