hemothorax

[n] - accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity (the space between the lungs and the walls of the chest)
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Hemothorax

Hem`o·tho'rax noun [ New Latin See Hemo- , and Thorax .] (Medicine) An effusion of blood into the cavity of the pleura.
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hemothorax

<medicine> An effusion of blood into the cavity of the pleura. ... Origin: NL. See Hemo-, and Thorax. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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hemothorax

(he″mo-thor´aks) a pleural effusion containing blood; called also hemopleura.
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hemothorax

collection of a bloody fluid in the pleural cavity, between the membrane lining the thoracic cage and the membrane covering the lung. Hemothorax may ...
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hemothorax

Type: Term Pronunciation: hē′mō-thōr′aks Definitions: 1. Blood in the pleural cavity. Synonyms: hemathorax
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HEMOTHORAX

Pooling of blood in the chest cavity.
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HEMOTHORAX

A collection of blood in the pleural cavity.
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Hemothorax

A hemothorax (hemo- + thorax) (or haemothorax/Haemorrhagic pleural effusion) is a type of pleural effusion in which blood accumulates in the pleural cavity. ==Cause and presentation== Its cause is usually traumatic, from a blunt or penetrating injury to the thorax, resulting in a rupture of the serous membrane either lining the thorax or covering ...
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