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Lung-nontumor

Cystic disease/congenital anomalies

Cystic disease-general


Reviewers: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 25 August 2011, last major update August 2011
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Definition
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Congenital or acquired:
Congenital: bronchogenic cysts, congenital pulmonary cysts, cystic adenomatoid malformation, lobar hyperinflation, sequestrations
Acquired: emphysema, healed abscess, honeycombing
Mixed: cystic fibrosis
References: Semin Pediatr Surg 2008;17:2, Fetal Pediatr Pathol 2009;28:155

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