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  • When a hemothorax occurs, blood enters the pleural cavity, which normally only contains a small amount of pleural fluid. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the case of a small hemothorax, several hundred milliliters of blood can be hidden by the diaphragm and abdominal viscera. (wikipedia.org)
  • In supine patients, signs of hemothorax may also be subtle on radiographic film, because the blood will layer in the pleural space, and can be seen as a haziness in one half of the thorax relative to the other side. (wikipedia.org)
  • A hemothorax is managed by removing the source of bleeding and by draining the blood already in the thoracic cavity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bloody pleural fluid with a hematocrit or greater than or equal to 50 percent of the peripheral blood hematocrit is termed a hemothorax, however lower pleural fluid hematocrit of 25-50% can be seen with haemodilution in case of long-standing hemothorax. (clinicalpainadvisor.com)
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  • Thus, physician should be aware of the possibility of sudden-onset hemothorax in patients with NF1, and surgical intervention might play an important role to treat massive bleeding. (ersjournals.com)