Alveolar capillary dysplasia in an infant with trisomy 21.

@article{Shehata2005AlveolarCD,
  title={Alveolar capillary dysplasia in an infant with trisomy 21.},
  author={Bahig M. Shehata and Carlos R. Abramowsky},
  journal={Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society},
  year={2005},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={696-700}
}
We present a case of an infant with Down syndrome (trisomy 21) who was affected by alveolar capillary dysplasia and other complications including endocardial cushion defect, hypothyroidism, and intrauterine growth restriction. The patient was the product of a third pregnancy to a 33-year-old woman with no significant risk factors. The child lived for 3… CONTINUE READING