Definitions for lobar pneumonia
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pneumonia affecting one or more lobes of the lung; commonly due to streptococcal infection
A bacterial infection of the lungs, characteristically showing inflammation of an entire lobe.
Lobar pneumonia is a form of pneumonia that affects a large and continuous area of the lobe of a lung. It is one of the two anatomic classifications of pneumonia.
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