traumatopnea

trau·ma·top·ne·a

(traw'mă-top-nē'ă),
Passage of air in and out through a wound of the chest wall.
[traumato- + G. pnoē, breath]
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traumatopnea

An obsolete term that formerly dignified the free passage of air into a wound, in particular of the chest wall; e.g., traumatic pneumothorax.
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trau·ma·top·ne·a

(traw'mă-top'nē-ă)
Passage of air in and out through a wound of the chest wall.
Synonym(s): traumatopnoea.
[traumato- + G. pnoē, breath]
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