Lung underdevelopment: case reports and a literature review
  • Ali Al-Tarbsheh
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, USA
  • Ramez Halaseh
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, USA
  • Veronica Williams
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, USA
  • Kaila Schultz
    Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, USA
  • Nydia Martinez
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, USA

Keywords

Lung agenesis, hypoplasia, TB infection, PFT, pulmonary hypertension, congenital malformation

Abstract

Lung underdevelopment is a rare congenital anomaly with variable clinical significance and presenting symptoms. It usually manifests during childhood. We present two cases of developmental lung anomaly subtypes and discuss clinical presentation and outcomes in such patient populations.

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    Published: 2024-03-29
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    Al-Tarbsheh A, Halaseh R, Williams V, Schultz K, Martinez N. Lung underdevelopment: case reports and a literature review. EJCRIM 2024;11 doi:10.12890/2024_004421.

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