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Primary spontaneous pneumothorax in adults

Author

Richard W Light, MD

Professor of Medicine

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Section Editor

V Courtney Broaddus, MD

Section Editor — Pleural Disease

Professor of Medicine

University of California San Francisco

Deputy Editor

Geraldine Finlay, MD

Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate

Deputy Editor — Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

Associate Professor

Tufts University School of Medicine

Peer Reviewer

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