TensionPneumothoraxData

A pneumothorax is an abnormal collection of air or gas in the pleural space that separates the lung from the chest wall. Like pleural effusion (liquid buildup in that space), pneumothorax may interfere with normal breathing. More...

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 PatientAction
 
 Type
 eGateTable
 
 Side
 eSideTable
 
 Severity
 Scale of affect, 0 being none, 1 being the highest possible.
 

Detailed Description

A pneumothorax is an abnormal collection of air or gas in the pleural space that separates the lung from the chest wall. Like pleural effusion (liquid buildup in that space), pneumothorax may interfere with normal breathing.