Clinical Analysis of Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum

@inproceedings{Ryoo2012ClinicalAO,
  title={Clinical Analysis of Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum},
  author={Ji-Yoon Ryoo},
  booktitle={Tuberculosis and respiratory diseases},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Spontaneous pneumomediastinum is a rare and benign condition that generally occurs in young generations without any precipitating factor or underlying disease. The purpose of this study is to review our experience in dealing with this entity and detail a reasonable course of assessment and management. METHODS From December 1999 to May 2012, 32 spontaneous pneumomediastinum patients were managed in our hospital. We retrospectively reviewed the result of management. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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