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pul·mo·nar·y

 (po͝ol′mə-nĕr′ē, pŭl′-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or affecting the lungs: pulmonary tuberculosis.
2. Having lungs or lunglike organs.

[Latin pulmōnārius, from pulmō, pulmōn-, lung; see pleu- in Indo-European roots.]

pulmonary

(ˈpʌlmənərɪ; -mənrɪ; ˈpʊl-)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, or relating to or affecting the lungs
2. (Anatomy) having lungs or lunglike organs
[C18: from Latin pulmōnārius, from pulmō a lung; related to Greek pleumōn a lung]

pul•mo•nar•y

(ˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, ˈpʊl-)

adj.
1. of or affecting the lungs.
2. having lungs or lunglike organs; pulmonate.
[1650–60; < Latin pulmōnārius of the lungs =pulmōn-, s. of pulmō lung + -ārius -ary]

pul·mo·nar·y

(po͝ol′mə-nĕr′ē)
Relating to the lungs: a pulmonary infection.

pulmonary

1. Relating to the lungs.
2. Relating to the lungs.
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Adj.1.pulmonary - relating to or affecting the lungs; "pulmonary disease"
Translations
pulmonal

pulmonary

[ˈpʌlmənərɪ] ADJpulmonar

pulmonary

[ˈpʌlmənəri] adjpulmonairepulmonary embolism nembolie f pulmonaire

pulmonary

adjLungen-; pulmonary diseaseLungenkrankheit f; pulmonary hospitalLungenklinik f

pulmonary

[ˈpʌlmənrɪ] adjpolmonare

pul·mo·nar·y

, pulmonic
a. pulmonar, pulmónico-a, rel. al pulmón o a la arteria pulmonar;
___ alveolar proteinosisproteinosis alveolar ___;
___ artery wedge pressurepresión diferencial de la arteria ___;
___ edemaedema ___;
___ embolismembolia ___;
___ emphysemaenfisema ___;
___ insufficiencyinsuficiencia ___;
___ stenosisestenosis ___;
___ valveválvula ___;
___ veinvena ___.

pulmonary

adj pulmonar
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PEEP, as an important component of LPV, is generally applied in clinical practice, and an unsuitable PEEP value during surgery may cause a decrease in pulmonary dynamic compliance (Cdyn) and gas exchange disorder due to the hyperinflation of lungs and/or pulmonary atelectasis in patients with normal lungs.
These include respiratory distress syndrome (RDS), transient tachypnoea of the new-born (TTN), pneumonia, meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS), pulmonary haemorrhage, pulmonary atelectasis and pneumothorax, etc.
Analysis of the fibreroptic bronchoscopy examination for 340 cases with pulmonary atelectasis. Journal of Practical Medical Techniques 2004;7:4-10.
Pulmonary atelectasis is a common and undesired condition which is associated with oxygen impairment, decrease in lung compliance, increase in vascular resistance, and infectious complications [16].
Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiogram (CTPA) showed large filling defects in both main pulmonary arteries and bilateral lobar pulmonary arteries with bilateral lower lobe pulmonary atelectasis (Figures 2(a) and 2(b)).
TFBs can develop complications such as nonresolving pneumonia, hemoptysis, pulmonary atelectasis, bronchiectasis, and even deaths are reported.
Tsai et al (17) reported that pulmonary atelectasis and pneumonia are the most common alternative diagnoses that are clinically mistaken for PE.
Duggan M, Kavanagh B (2005) Pulmonary Atelectasis A pathogenic perioperative entity.

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