Management of an unusual case of congenital lobar emphysema.


Journal Article

A 10-week-old infant, who presented with respiratory embarrassment, was found to have an azygos lobe complicated by congenital lobar emphysema. The pediatric work-up, operative management, and postoperative course are described. The cases presenting at Duke University Medical Center are reviewed.

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Cited Authors

  • Hill, RC; Mantese, V; Spock, A; Wolfe, WG

Published Date

  • 1988

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 252 - 254

PubMed ID

  • 3237451

Pubmed Central ID

  • 3237451

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 8755-6863

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/ppul.1950050413


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States