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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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Zanzibar s main Government-run hospital is Mnazi Mmoja Hospital, and it specializes in the areas of paediatrics, gynaecology, internal medicine (gastrology, cardiology, pulmology, and nephrology), surgery, dermatology, dental, intensive care unit, HIV ward, ophthalmology, ENT, acupuncture, physiotherapy and occupational therapy.
The study was accomplished during the term practical examinations in Pulmology for the fourth year students and in Paediatrics for the fifth year students.
Students' clinical functioning at the practical examinations in the disciplines Pulmology and Paediatrics shows that both studied groups performed equally well in the history taking with regard to the history of the present illness, treatment carried out, past medical history and risk factors (p>0,05).