Medical Definition of Chest tubes

1. Plastic tubes used for drainage of air or fluid from the pleural space. Their surgical insertion is called tube thoracostomy. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chest Tubes

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chest pain
chest physician
chest press
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chest protector
chest radiology
chest register
chest rub
chest rubs
chest tightness
chest tone
chest tube thoracostomy
chest tubes (current term)
chest voice
chest wall
chest wall pain
chestal
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chesterfields
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chesteyn
chesteyns

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