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pneu·mol·o·gy

(nū-mol'ŏ-jē),
A rarely used term for the study of diseases of the lung and air passages.
[G. pneuma, lung, + logos, study]
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(2) Specialist in Internal Medicine, Pneumology, Thoracic Oncology and Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Universidad de Antioquia, San Vicente Foundation University Hospital, Colombia
Cardarelli" Hospital Department of Chest Diseases Division of Pneumology and Allergology Piazzetta Arenella 7, 80128 Naples, Italy (e-mail: gennaro.liccardi@tin.it)
The study protocol was approved by the ethics committees of the National Institute of Pneumology and the National Institute for Infectious Diseases.
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It is composed of specialists in cardiology, pneumology, intensive care, anaesthesia, general surgery and emergency medicine.
Kaufmann, who will work closely with Dr Melanie Konigshoff at Comprehensive Pneumology Center (CPC) in Munich Germany.
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