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Bilateral pulmonary agenesis: a case report

Korkut Bozkurt, Nermin Karahan, Nilgün Kapucuoglu

CaseRepClinPractRev 2007; 8:239-242

ID: 503110

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Background: Bilateral pulmonary agenesis extremely rare and incompatible with survival.
Case Report: We report a newborn dying with bilateral pulmonary agenesis, right kidney agenesis, anal atresia, and single umbilical artery.
Conclusions: We report the case as an incidental association. To our knowledge, it is the first such case of bilateral pulmonary agenesis associated with right kidney agenesis, anal atresia, and single umbilical artery.

Keywords: Bilateral pulmonary



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