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Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung and fetal hydrops--a case with favourable outcome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9643413     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present a case of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung (CCAM) diagnosed at 23 weeks of gestation with concomitant fetal hydrops. The sonographical picture of CCAM disappeared in the third trimester of pregnancy and fetal hydrops resolved under medication with digitalis to the mother. The neonate showed mild dyspnea; the prenatal diagnosis of CCAM was confirmed by chest X-ray and computed tomography. The affected lung segments were dissected at 5 days of age. The diagnosis of CCAM type III was confirmed histologically.
Authors:
M Entezami; G Halis; J Waldschmidt; F Opri; S Runkel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology     Volume:  79     ISSN:  0301-2115     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.     Publication Date:  1998 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-09-17     Completed Date:  1998-09-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375672     Medline TA:  Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol     Country:  IRELAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  99-101     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Free University of Berlin, Germany. Entezami@ukbf.fu-berlin.de
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation of Lung, Congenital / drug therapy*,  ultrasonography
Female
Humans
Hydrops Fetalis / drug therapy*,  ultrasonography
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Outcome*
Pregnancy Trimester, Second
Prognosis

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