extrapulmonary love


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  • adj. Beyond or outside the lungs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Being outside of, or independent of, the lungs.


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extra- +‎ pulmonary.


  • You picked up extrapulmonary tuberculosis in that hellhole.


  • Other serious extrapulmonary signs can be present.

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  • —The trachea and extrapulmonary bronchi are composed of imperfect rings of hyaline cartilage, fibrous tissue, muscular fibers, mucous membrane, and glands.

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  • Another potential confounder is the type of TB (pulmonary or extrapulmonary), the extent of disease and the sample type used for analysis.

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  • Compared with crystalloid, colloid therapy slows progression of extrapulmonary tissue injury in septic sheep.

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  • Both pulmonary and extrapulmonary TB patients were included in the study.

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  • In atypical pneumonia extrapulmonary symptoms, most often give some clue to the causative organism.

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  • Patients with tuberculosis have frequently presented with disseminated or extrapulmonary disease.


  • Therefore it is critical to assess vaccination strategies that lead to robust cell mediated immunity in pulmonary as well as extrapulmonary tissues.

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  • There were 185 ward admissions by 161 HIV-positive patients, resulting in 2,667 patient days, comprising 118 admissions of 97 pulmonary TB patients (1,798 [67\%] patient days), 33 admissions of 30 extrapulmonary TB patients (609 [23\%] patient days), and 34 admissions of 34

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