lobar lobar

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or affecting a lobe

Usage(s):

  1. Although seldom fatal, lobar pneumonia may have serious after-results.
  2. Such failure is a sign of cancer of the stomach, of pernicious anemia, of delayed healing in lobar pneumonia and inflammation of the gall bladder.
  3. In lobar pneumonia one or more sections of a lung are infected.

News

  • Zombies to come to Gatorland

    Matt Asbell and Adam Lobar are bringing zombies to Florida — and they’re going to attack.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Independent Florida Alligator

Quotes

  • "I am suffering from a disease known as frontotemporal lobar degeneration," Domenici explained during his announcement at the the Albuquerque grade school he attended as a child. "This disease is progressive and incurable."
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: Pete Domenici Source: Earthtimes (press release)

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