pulmonology

[pul′mə-nŏlə-jē]

The branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the respiratory system.

Nearby words

  1. pulmonate,
  2. pulmonic,
  3. pulmonic airstream,
  4. pulmonitis,
  5. pulmono-,
  6. pulmotor,
  7. pulp,
  8. pulp amputation,
  9. pulp calcification,
  10. pulp canal

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