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lobar pneumonia

noun, Pathology
1.
pneumonia (def 2).
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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Examples from the web for lobar pneumonia
  • lobar pneumonia occurs in one part, or lobe, of the lung.
lobar pneumonia in Medicine

lobar pneumonia n.
Pneumonia affecting one or more lobes of the lung, commonly due to infection by Streptococcus pneumoniae.

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