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 (po͝ol′mə-nŏl′ə-jē, pŭl′-)
The branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the respiratory system.

[Latin pulmō, pulmōn-, lung; see pulmonary + -logy.]

pul′mo·nol′o·gist n.


Specialist in conditions and diseases affecting the lungs.


n neumólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en los pulmones y sus enfermedades, especialista mf de los pulmones
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The survey showed that slowing disease progression is considered the biggest benefit of initiating treatment when IPF is first diagnosed (81%) and pulmonologist s primary reason for selecting a pharmaceutical treatment for IPF (78%).
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Health minister under resignation Philippos Patsalis on Tuesday denied reports claiming he had personally interceded to do a favour to an acquaintance of his, a pulmonologist.
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Suresh Puri, internal medicine consultant and pulmonologist, JTS Medical Centre.
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100,000 annual deaths caused due to smoking and tobacco consumption, feared to double by 2025, can not be overlooked as this is the single highest cause of death in the country, said the senior pulmonologist campaigning against cigarettes and tobacco consumption since long.
Mati-ur-Rahman, Consultant Pulmonologist, Shifa International Hospital.
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Siraj Walli, KAU Consultant Pulmonologist and the Chairman of the Scientific Committee.