pneumothorax

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  • noun

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abnormal presence of air in the pleural cavity resulting in the collapse of the lung

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He had three stab wounds, a deflated lung, three slashes to the neck and shoulder area and six slashes or scratches to his left arm.
St Mirren were hit by another blow when defender Kevin McGowne, injured in midweek, was found to have a deflated lung as well as cracked ribs.
She also broke three ribs and suffered a deflated lung when a Mercedes driven by her long-time partner, the former
The Buddies, meanwhile, will be without defender Kevin McGowne who has a deflated lung as well as cracked ribs.
He was left with a broken rib and partially deflated lung in a 120-miles- an-hour crash at Snetterton at the end of July.