pulmonary hypertension n.
Hypertension in the pulmonary circulation; it may be primary or secondary to pulmonary or cardiac disease.
- Pulmonary hamartoma
pulmonary hamartoma n. A hamartoma of the lung, producing a coin lesion that is composed primarily of cartilage and bronchial epithelium. Also called adenochondroma.
- Pulmonary insufficiency
pulmonary insufficiency n. Valvular insufficiency involving the pulmonary valve.
- Pulmonary ligament
pulmonary ligament n. The reflection of the pleura from the mediastinum to the lung, continuing as a two-layered fold below the root of the lung.
- Pulmonary opening
pulmonary opening n. The opening of the pulmonary trunk from the right ventricle that is guarded by the pulmonary valve.