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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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Pulmonologist (PUL-muh-NAH-loh-jist)
A doctor who specializes in treating diseases of the lungs. Also called pulmonary specialist.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.