Bronchogenic cyst with stridor and unilateral obstructive emphysema : an unusual presentation

@inproceedings{Jewane2001BronchogenicCW,
  title={Bronchogenic cyst with stridor and unilateral obstructive emphysema : an unusual presentation},
  author={A Jewane and T R Kushal Kumar and Rajneesh Kutumbale and D Bhusare and Paras Kothari and B Kulkarni},
  year={2001}
}
ABSTRACT: Bronchogenic cysts are congenital lesions derived from abnormal budding of the primitive tracheobronchial tree. Many cases of bronchogenic cysts have been reported, but only a few have caused obstructive emphysema severe enough to warrant early thoracotomy in infancy. We report a case of an 8-month old male who presented to us with cough, dyspnea, stridor and wheezing. The symptoms were due to a bronchogenic cyst compressing the left main bronchus causing unilateral obstructive… CONTINUE READING

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