First Aid For Pneumothorax: How Mariska Hargitay Suffered A Collapsed Lung After A Terrifying Fall On The Set Of 'Law & Order'
October 25, 2019 12:58
Pneumothorax is the medical term for a collapsed lung. It is an accumulation of air or gases in the pleural cavity. It can occur spontaneously in people without chronic lung diseases, as well as in people with lung diseases, and artificial pneumothorax.
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Causes & Symptoms
Many pneumothoraxes occur after a chest injury or as a complication of treatment.