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Congenital Lobar Emphysema- Radiographic findings

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Affiliation: Brooke Army Medical Center

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Congenital Lobar Emphysema- Radiographic findings

History: 2wk old male with respiratory distress

Findings: Hyperlucent lobe(s)- with oligemia Increased lobar opacity (rare) in newborn due to retained fetal lung fluid Compression atelectasis of adjacent parenchyma Contralateral mediastinal shift

Ddx: Pneumothorax Atelectasis with compensatory hyperinflation Pneumatocele Cyst Diaphragmatic hernia Cystic adenomatoid malformation Foreign body

Exam: Progressive respiratory distress/tachypnea/ cyanosis/ wheezing/ decreased breath sounds on left

No MeSH data available.


Well circumscribed hypodensity within the lingular lobe with vasculature
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Congenital Lobar Emphysema- Radiographic findings

Thomas WRT - MedPix

Well circumscribed hypodensity within the lingular lobe with vasculature
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MPX2233_synpic17324: Well circumscribed hypodensity within the lingular lobe with vasculature

View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Brooke Army Medical Center

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Congenital Lobar Emphysema- Radiographic findings

History: 2wk old male with respiratory distress

Findings: Hyperlucent lobe(s)- with oligemia Increased lobar opacity (rare) in newborn due to retained fetal lung fluid Compression atelectasis of adjacent parenchyma Contralateral mediastinal shift

Ddx: Pneumothorax Atelectasis with compensatory hyperinflation Pneumatocele Cyst Diaphragmatic hernia Cystic adenomatoid malformation Foreign body

Exam: Progressive respiratory distress/tachypnea/ cyanosis/ wheezing/ decreased breath sounds on left

No MeSH data available.