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Medical Term:

bronchopulmonary lymph nodes


Definition: lymph nodes in the hilum of the lung that receive lymph from the pulmonary nodes, and drain to the tracheobronchial nodes.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei bronchopulmonalesTA, hilar lymph nodes

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