bronchoalveolar


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bron·cho·ve·sic·u·lar

(brong'kō-vĕ-sik'yū-lăr),
Relating to the bronchi and alveoli in the lungs, especially as regards lung sound heard by auscultation.
Synonym(s): bronchoalveolar
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bron·cho·ve·sic·u·lar

(brong'kō-vĕ-sik'yū-lăr)
Relating to the bronchioles and alveoli in the lungs.
Synonym(s): bronchoalveolar.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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