honeycomb lung

[ hŭnē-kōm′ ]


The radiological and gross appearance of the lungs resulting from diffuse fibrosis and cystic dilation of bronchioles.


Fend Off Sciolism With This Word Of The Day Quiz
Are you the Cinderella of this week’s quiz? Test your memory on the words and definitions from March 23–29.
Question 1 of 7
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.