pneumothorax

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pneumo- +‎ thorax

Noun[edit]

pneumothorax (usually uncountable, plural pneumothoraxes or pneumothoraces)

  1. (medicine) Presence of air inside the pleural cavity, usually caused by injury either to the lung or the chest wall.

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Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pneumothorax m

  1. pneumothorax

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pneumo- +‎ thorax

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Noun[edit]

pneumothorax m (plural pneumothoraxen, diminutive pneumothoraxje n)

  1. pneumothorax

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Latin pneumo- + thorax

Noun[edit]

pneumothorax m (definite singular pneumothoraxen, indefinite plural pneumothoraxer, definite plural pneumothoraxene)

  1. pneumothorax

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin pneumo- + thorax

Noun[edit]

pneumothorax m (definite singular pneumothoraxen, indefinite plural pneumothoraxar, definite plural pneumothoraxane)

  1. pneumothorax

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