Is spontaneous pneumothorax really a pediatric problem? A national perspective.

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OBJECTIVES Research on spontaneous pneumothorax (SP) has focused on management strategies in adolescents and adults, yet pediatric population-based data are lacking. The objective of this study was to determine the incidence of SP in the pediatric population in different age groups. METHODS This was a retrospective analysis of patients aged 0 to 17 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31824d9a65

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