Placental transmogrification of the lung, a histologic variant of giant bullous emphysema. Clinicopathological study of three further cases.

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Placental transmogrification of the lung was described by Chesney in 1978 as an unusual cystic lesion involving a single pulmonary lobe (3). We studied three additional cases with identical clinical and pathologic features. The patients were a 33-year-old woman and men aged 24 and 27 years. Each patient was first seen with respiratory distress; one had… (More)

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@article{Fidler1995PlacentalTO, title={Placental transmogrification of the lung, a histologic variant of giant bullous emphysema. Clinicopathological study of three further cases.}, author={Mary E. Fidler and Mireille Koomen and Bruce A Sebek and Michael Greco and Christopher Rizk and Fred B Askin}, journal={The American journal of surgical pathology}, year={1995}, volume={19 5}, pages={563-70} }