a·pex pneu·mo·ni·a, apical pneumonia
pneumonia of the apex or apices.
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a·pex pneu·mo·ni·a, apical pneumonia (ā'peks nū-mō'nē-ă, ap'i-kăl)
An infiltrative process confined to the apex of one or both lungs; typical of tuberculosis and Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia.
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