Variant of pulmono-.
- Pulmonary adenomatosis
pulmonary adenomatosis n. A neoplastic disease in which the alveoli and distal branches of the bronchi are filled with mucus, characterized by abundant production of sputum, chills, fever, cough, dyspnea, and pleuritic pain.
[puhl-muh-ner-ee, poo l-] /ˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, ˈpʊl-/ adjective 1. of or relating to the lungs. 2. of the nature of a lung; lunglike. 3. affecting the lungs. 4. having lungs or lunglike organs. 5. pertaining to or affected with disease of the lungs. /ˈpʌlmənərɪ; -mənrɪ; ˈpʊl-/ adjective 1. of, or relating to or affecting the […]
- Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
pulmonary alveolar proteinosis n. A chronic progressive lung disease of adults characterized by alveolar accumulation of granular proteinaceous material and little inflammatory cellular exudate.
noun, Anatomy. 1. an artery conveying venous blood from the right ventricle of the heart to the lungs. noun 1. either of the two arteries that convey oxygen-depleted blood from the heart to the lungs pulmonary artery n. pulmonary artery The artery that carries blood with low levels of oxygen from the right ventricle of […]