Congenital lobar overinflation

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Respiratory distress but no cough or evidence of infection.

Patient Data

Age: 3 months
Gender: Male
X-ray

There is hyperexpansion of the left lung with consequent mediastinal shift to the right. 

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Case information

rID: 24128
Case created: 29th Jul 2013
Last edited: 27th Feb 2016
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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