GlossaryCor pulmonale: This is a condition whereby there is failure of the right side of heart because of increased blood pressure in the right ventricle and the pulmonary arteries
Lung parenchyma: This is the tissue of the lung, which supports the airways of the respiratory tree
Mesothelioma: This is the tumor of the mesothelium which lines the pleura and peritoneum
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