What Is a Lower Lobe Infiltrate?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 6:26:35 PM ET
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A lower lobe infiltrate is a medical situation where an X-ray of the lungs shows a gray shadow on either the left or right lower lobe of the lung. The shadow can be several things, including a buildup of fluid or a bacterial infection.

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