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spontaneous pneumothorax in the elderly

Spontaneous pneumothorax (spontaneous pneumothorax): The pleura ruptures due to disease, the pleural cavity communicates with the atmosphere, and the airflow enters the pleural cavity to form pleural pneumothorax, which is called pneumothorax. Elderly spontaneous pneumothorax is mostly secondary to lung or pleural disease, and it is common for COPD or diffuse pulmonary fibrosis disease complicated by bullae. When the lung pressure rises sharply, the lungs are large...



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