- inflammation of the lungs
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Inflammation of the lungs, from whatever cause.
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Inflammation of the lung.
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Inflammation of the lungs; pneumonia.
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<pathology> Inflammation of the lung secondary to viral or bacterial infection. ... Common symptoms include a productive cough, fever, chills and shortness of breath. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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inflammation of the lungs; caused by a virus or an allergic reaction
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(noo″mo-ni´tis) inflammation of the lung; see also pneumonia. hypersensitivity pneumonitis a respiratory hypersensitivity reaction to repeated inhalation of organic particles, usually in an occupational setting, with onset a few hours after exposure to the allergen. Many di...
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• (n.) Inflammation of the lungs; pneumonia.
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Pneumonitis or pulmonitis is a general term that refers to inflammation of lung tissue. Pneumonia is pneumonitis combined with consolidation and exudation. Many factors can cause pneumonitis, including breathing in animal dander, aspiration (inhaling small food particles or vomit "down the wrong pipe"), and receiving radiation therapy to the che..
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Type: Term Pronunciation: nū′mō-nī′tis Definitions: 1. Inflammation of the lungs. Synonyms: pulmonitis
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Inflammation of the lungs. This may be caused by disease, infection, radiation therapy, allergy, or irritation of lung tissue by inhaled substances.
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