Transient tachypnea of the newborn

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Respiratory distress following delivery.

Patient Data

Age: Neonate (day 0)
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Bilateral extensive interstitial and alveolar opacities that are predominantly perihilar.

Case Discussion

Features here are of pulmonary oedema secondary to TTN.

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Case Information

rID: 23899
Case created: 17th Jul 2013
Last edited: 14th Oct 2015
Systems: Paediatrics, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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