Document Detail


Imaging of neonatal pulmonary sequestration including Doppler ultrasound.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2025773     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Seven cases of neonatal pulmonary sequestration are reviewed which illustrate the varied clinical presentations and radiological findings. In four patients, real time ultrasound scanning was used to image the chest and the features are described. In three cases, the systemic supplying artery was demonstrated by duplex Doppler scanning and further invasive investigations were avoided; after a chest radiograph, this should be the examination of choice in the investigation of a neonate with a possible pulmonary sequestration.
Authors:
L M Smart; G M Hendry
Related Documents :
1607523 - Imaging of pulmonary venous pathway obstruction in patients after the modified fontan p...
17889003 - Giant carcinoid tumor mimicking pulmonary sequestration.
11882823 - Decreased sternal vascularity after internal thoracic artery harvesting resolves with t...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of radiology     Volume:  64     ISSN:  0007-1285     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Radiol     Publication Date:  1991 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-06-10     Completed Date:  1991-06-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373125     Medline TA:  Br J Radiol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  324-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
X-Ray Department, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, UK.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Arteries / pathology,  ultrasonography
Bronchi / pathology
Bronchopulmonary Sequestration / pathology,  radiography,  ultrasonography*
Female
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Lung / pathology
Male

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Ultrasonic evaluation of gallbladder function prior to non-surgical treatment of gallstones.
Next Document:  Ultrasound in the diagnosis of the juxta-pleural lesion.