Sequestration of the posterobasal segment of the right lower pulmonary lobe
ABSTRACT Pulmonary sequestration is a rare congenital malformation that receives its blood supply from a systemic artery. We report a case of pulmonary sequestration treated by ligature of the anomalous artery without pulmonary resection. Pulmonary sequestration must be treated surgically before the occurrence of severe complications.
- Archives de Pédiatrie 07/2009; 16(8):1150; 1186-8. · 0.41 Impact Factor
- Archives de Pédiatrie 08/2009; 16(8):1186-1188. DOI:10.1016/j.arcped.2009.04.017 · 0.41 Impact Factor