- of or relating to a lobe, as of the lungs.
Origin of lobar
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Examples from the Web for lobar
Lobar pneumonia may also occur in the course of typhoid fever.
In Bellevue Hospital in 1904 there were 1,001 patients with lobar pneumonia.Habits that Handicap
Charles B. Towns
Then about nine months after admission, while in the condition just described, she developed a lobar pneumonia.Benign Stupors
Pneumonia, lobular or lobar, is one of the most frequent complications and causes of death.Scurvy Past and Present
Alfred Fabian Hess
- of, relating to, or affecting a lobe
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- Of or relating to a lobe or lobes.
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