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Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis: Introduction

Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis: A rare congenital condition where the lungs fail to develop normally. The disorder is characterized by the presence of dilated lymph ducts throughout the lungs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis is available below.

Symptoms of Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

Treatments for Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

  • Without prompt treatment following birth, death is almost inevitable
  • Mechanical ventilation - usually needed at birth due to respiratory distress.
  • Pleural drainage - usually needed at birth due to respiratory distress but may also be needed at times during childhood.
  • Supplemental Oxygen therapy - may be needed during childhood to manage symptoms such as wheezing and coughing.
  • more treatments...»

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Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis: Complications

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Causes of Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

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Misdiagnosis and Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

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Prognosis for Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

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More information about Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis

  1. Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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