Spontaneous Pneumothorax and Pneumomediastinum in Pregnancy


Spontaneous acute pneumothorax may occur as a result of spontanous rupture of subpleural blebs or bullae and it is extremely rare during pregnancy. Spontaneous acute pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum were diagnosed in a young pregnant woman admitted with the complaints of swelling and pain on her neck and upper thorax following 2 days' dyspnea. Nasal… (More)