Limited pulmonary resections for congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung.

@article{Mentzer1992LimitedPR,
  title={Limited pulmonary resections for congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung.},
  author={Steve Mentzer and Robert M. Filler and Jinnah A Phillips},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={1992},
  volume={27 11},
  pages={1410-3}
}
Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformations (CAMs) are rare lung lesions characterized by the presence of a multicystic mass of pulmonary tissue. To clarify the surgical management of CAM of the lung, we reviewed our institutional experience with 34 patients with histologically documented CAM. Symptoms developed in the first 2 days of life in 20 patients; 14 patients developed symptoms a median of 69 days (range, 22 days to 15 years) after birth. A diagnosis of CAM was confirmed at thoracotomy… CONTINUE READING

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