[Ultrasonic diagnosis in postero-basal pulmonary sequestration in children. Apropos of 8 children including 4 with sequestration].


Ultrasound imaging should be carried out in all children with posterior basal lesions of lungs suspected of being sequestration on standard images. Ultrasonography alone is capable of confirming diagnosis of branchopulmonary sequestration. Results are reported in 8 children, 4 of whom had sequestration.