Life-threatening respiratory distress from mediastinal masses in infants.

  title={Life-threatening respiratory distress from mediastinal masses in infants.},
  author={Julia A. Haller and Dennis W Shermeta and James S. Donahoo and John J. White},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={19 4},
From 1972 through 1974, 5 infants with severe respiratory distress secondary to mediastinal tumors were treated in the Division of Pediatric Surgery of The Johns Hopkins thospital; The mediastinal masses included 2 intramural bronchial cysts, a giant esophageal duplication, a benign teratoma, and a highly malignant neuroblastomamindividualized management… CONTINUE READING