coin lesion of lungs



Any of various solitary, round, circumscribed shadows appearing in radiographic examinations of the lungs that are believed to be caused by tuberculosis, carcinoma, cysts, infarcts, or vascular anomalies.

Nearby words

  1. coimbatore,
  2. coimbra,
  3. coin,
  4. coin box,
  5. coin changer,
  6. coin lock,
  7. coin machine,
  8. coin money,
  9. coin of the realm,
  10. coin silver

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