Unilateral pulmonary hypoplasia

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Albay S. , Cankal F., Tunalı S., Ozan H.

International Journal of Anatomical Variations , cilt.1, ss.23-25, 2008 (Diğer Kurumların Hakemli Dergileri)

  • Cilt numarası: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: International Journal of Anatomical Variations
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.23-25


Pulmonary hypoplasia represents a broad range of malformations characterized by incomplete development of lung tissue. The severity of the lesion depends on the appearance time of the malformation during the timeline of lung development, and the presence of further anatomic anomalies. In this report, we present a case of pulmonary hypoplasia in a 27-year old woman.