Bilateral paramediastinal post-traumatic lung cysts

D. R. Ulstad, J. C. Bjelland, S. F. Quan

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    Unilateral post-traum atic and paramediastinal lung cysts are uncommon. Conservative therapeutic measures are usually sufficient. This report describes a patient whose bilateral post-traumatic paramediastinal lung cysts, a previously undescribed entity, were presumed to be bilateral hemidiaphragmatic hernias and, consequently, led to unnecessary surger.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)242-244
    Number of pages3
    Issue number1
    StatePublished - 1990

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
    • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
    • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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