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collapsed lung spontaneous pneumothorax

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Block
34 years experience in Trauma Surgery
Great Question: And I have a better answer: unlike the american bison, most mammals have two separate pleural or lung cavities. If one lung collapses, the problem doe ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Xr: The only way to know is to get an xr, if you have chest pain or sob and that you have he risks, then go to the er and be evaluated. That is something ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexandre Furman
Specializes in Pulmonology
Pneumo: Once this occurred - u have 20-60% chance of having it again for no reason at all. Some exacerbating risk- factors may be strenuous exercise, chest tr ... Read More