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Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice:
doi: 10.1097/IPC.0b013e318245d4bb
Case Reports

Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation and Bronchogenic Cyst With Tuberculosis in an Adolescent

Teke, Türkan Aydn MD; Öz, Fatma Nur MD*; Apaydn, Sema MD†ı; Yldz, Yasemin Taşç MD‡ııı; Tanr, Gönül MD

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Abstract: Congenital cystic lesions of the lung in children are uncommon but clinically significant developmental abnormalities. In developed countries, they are usually recognized antenatally. It has been described that different lesions may coexist in the same patient. Secondary infections of cysts have also been reported. We describe congenital pulmonary airway malformation with tuberculosis and mediastinal bronchogenic cyst in the same adolescent patient in this report.

© 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

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