adjectivechiefly Anatomy & Medicine
Relating to or affecting a lobe, especially a whole lobe of a lung.
- It may be extensive and cover a whole lobe or whole lung and obliterate lobar fissures.
- Dysanaptic growth could potentially impose a functional limit after therapeutic intervention such as pediatric lobar lung transplant.
- The chest radiograph among persons with advanced HIV infection and pulmonary TB, for example, might have lower lobe and lobar infiltrates, hilar adenopathy, or interstitial infiltrates.
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