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Chlorine-induced extensive tracheobronchial necrosis concomitantly benzene-induced pancytopenia presented with severe pneumonia.
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PMID:  21341122     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of 25-year-old woman with severe tracheobronchial necrosis caused by chlorine released from a mixture household cleaning agents. She subsequently exposed benzene while she was fixing the seats with benzene containing gum. The case was found interesting with its history, delayed diagnosis, bronchoscopic features, and fatal outcome. We presented its bronchoscopic and pathological images which has not been shown in the literature up to date.
Authors:
Tülay Yarkın; Nalan Adıgüzel; Zuhal Karakurt; Gökay Güngör; Ferda Aksoy; Reha Baran
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Tüberküloz ve toraks     Volume:  58     ISSN:  0494-1373     ISO Abbreviation:  Tuberk Toraks     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-22     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417364     Medline TA:  Tuberk Toraks     Country:  Turkey    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  439-43     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Süreyyapaşa Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery, Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey. yarkint@superonline.com.
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