Definition of hilar in English:

hilar

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Pronunciation: /ˈhʌɪlə
 
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adjective

Anatomy & Botany
  • Relating to a hilus or hilum.
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    • Radiologic investigations revealed a 5-cm right lung mass with enlarged hilar and mediastinal lymph nodes.
    • Neither the hilar structures nor the renal pelvis were involved.
    • The chest x-ray showed no demonstrable superior mediastinal widening, hilar mass, lung mass or pleural effusion.

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