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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.


(Medicine) the branch of medical science concerned with the lungs and respiratory system and their diseases
ˌpulmonˈologist n


n neumología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa de los pulmones y sus enfermedades
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1] Senior Resident, Department of Chest Medicine and EPRC, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital.
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1) Department of Chest Medicine, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
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Arshad Altaf Bachh, MD; Department of Chest Medicine SKIMS Medical College and Hospital Bemina, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, 190001 India
1] Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Medical College, Kolkata, India; [2] Department of Chest Medicine, Bankura Sammilani Medical College, Bankura, India
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