pneumonocele

pneumonocele

 [noo-mon´o-sēl]
1. hernial protrusion of lung tissue, as through a fissure in the chest wall. Called also pleurocele, pneumatocele, and pneumocele.
2. pneumatocele (def. 2).

pneu·mon·o·cele

(nū-mon'ō-sēl),
Protrusion of a portion of the lung through a defect in the chest wall.
Synonym(s): pleurocele, pneumatocele (2) , pneumocele

pneumonocele

/pneu·mo·no·cele/ (noo-mon´o-sēl)
1. pleurocele; pneumocele; hernial protrusion of lung tissue, as through a fissure in the chest wall.
2. pneumatocele (2).

pneumonocele

pneu·mon·o·cele

(nū-mon'ō-sēl)
Protrusion of a portion of the lung through a defect in the chest wall.
Synonym(s): pleurocele, pneumatocele (2) , pneumocele.