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Are pneumothorax and atelectasis the same thing?

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Dr. Sunil Mehra
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: No

Pneumothorax causes atelectasis but ther are other causes of lung collapse.

In brief: No

Pneumothorax causes atelectasis but ther are other causes of lung collapse.
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