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Can a punctured lung cause instant death in accident?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Yes

If tension pneumothorax develops it can induce cardiopulmonary collapse.

In brief: Yes

If tension pneumothorax develops it can induce cardiopulmonary collapse.
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