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Disease Lung, Hyperlucent

Name Lung, Hyperlucent
Synonyms Hyperlucent Lung | Hyperlucent Lungs | Hyperlucent Lungs, Unilateral | Hyperlucent Lung, Unilateral | Hyperlucent Thorax | Lungs, Hyperlucent | Lungs, Unilateral Hyperlucent | Lung, Unilateral Hyperlucent | MacLeod Syndrome | Swyer James Syndrome | Swyer-James Syndrome | Syndrome, MacLeod | Syndrome, Swyer-James | Thorax, Hyperlucent | Unilateral Hyperlucent Lung | Unilateral Hyperlucent Lungs
Definition A lung with reduced markings on its chest radiograph and increased areas of transradiancy (hyperlucency). A hyperlucent lung is usually associated with pulmonary emphysema or PNEUMOTHORAX.
Categories Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D019568
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DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung, Hyperlucent

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