[suhb-ploo r-uh l]
- situated under the pleura.
Origin of subpleural
First recorded in 1860–65; sub-
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for subpleural
Historical Examples of subpleural
The blood-vessels were dilated, particularly in the subpleural part of the organ.
Subpleural hemorrhages, thickening of the pleura, purulent or fibrinous pleurisy are common lesions.