Definition of hilar in Spanish:


Pronunciation /ˈhīlər/ /ˈhaɪlər/


Anatomy Botany
  • 1Relating to a hilus or hilum.

    Radiologic investigations revealed a 5-cm right lung mass with enlarged hilar and mediastinal lymph nodes.; Neither the hilar structures nor the renal pelvis were involved.; The chest x-ray showed no demonstrable superior mediastinal widening, hilar mass, lung mass or pleural effusion.; Gross examination of the abdominal and hilar lymph nodes revealed mild to moderate lymphadenopathy with a yellow, ‘spongy’ cut surface.; In 90% of cases, it affects the lungs, presenting with hilar adenopathy or pulmonary infiltration.



/ˈhīlər/ /ˈhaɪlər/