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 (po͝ol-mŏn′ĭk, pŭl-)
Of or relating to the lungs; pulmonary.


(pʌlˈmɒnɪk; pʊl-)
(Anatomy) of or relating to the lungs; pulmonary
(Pathology) rare
a. a person with lung disease
b. a drug or remedy for lung disease
[C17: from French pulmonique, from Latin pulmō a lung; see pulmonary]


(ˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, ˈpʊl-)

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]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pulmonic - relating to or affecting the lungs; "pulmonary disease"


, 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 ___.


adj pulmonar
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A harsh systolic ejection murmur (SEM) over the pulmonic area and left sternal border was heard.
20 year old Ahlam was born in Qatar with a congenital heart defect (CHD) known as Tetralogy of Fallot , this is a hole between the lower chambers of the heart and an obstruction between the heart and the lungs, with a defective pulmonic valve.
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Infundibular pulmonic stenosis, poststenotic dilation of the pulmonic trunk, and proximal main pulmonary arteries were identified, as well as a mild narrowing of the descending aorta compatible with aortic stenosis.
The topics include assessment of chamber quantification, tissue Doppler and strain, contrast-enhanced ultrasound imaging, stress echocardiography: ischemic and non-ischemic, pulmonic and tricuspid valvular disease, interventional echocardiography, left ventricular assist devices and transplantation, right ventricular disease and pulmonary hypertension, and cyanotic congenital heart disease.
The SAPIEN XT valve is approved in the United States and Europe for pulmonic valve replacements as well as aortic and mitral applications, including valve-in-valve procedures in both adults and children.
Transport of air along sheaths of pulmonic blood vessels from alveoli to mediastinum: clinical implications.
Its transcatheter pulmonic valve is completing its clinical trials.