pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
A chronic progressive lung disease of adults characterized by alveolar accumulation of granular proteinaceous material and little inflammatory cellular exudate.
- pulmonary adenomatosis,
- pulmonary artery,
- pulmonary atresia,
- pulmonary capillary wedge pressure,
- pulmonary circulation,
- pulmonary dysmaturity syndrome
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