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Lingula of left lung

Known as: Lingula of the Lung, lingula, Lingula pulmonis sinistri 
A small tongue-like projection from the lower portion of the upper lobe of the left lung.
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND Lingula is a tongue-like flap of bone that overlaps the mandibular foramen antero-medially and location is clinically… 
2013
2013
  Objectives. This is the first study to identify and classify the different morphological shapes of the mandibular lingula (ML… 
2012
2012
Context: Lingula is a sharp tongue-shaped bony projection located on the medial aspect of mandibular ramus and knowledge… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
Objective To prospectively investigate the number, location, and size of ventilation defects and correlate these findings with… 
1986
1986
Open lung biopsy is frequently performed as an emergency procedure in patients with undiagnosed bilateral diffuse pulmonary… 
Review
1972
Review
1972
Bronchiectasis is described in two persons following ammonia burns of the respiratory tract The victims were exposed to anhydrous…