This report concerns the 11th case of esophageal lung and the first described with complex congenital heart disease. Although rare, it may be suspected clinically in the newborn period. Esophageal lung is differentiated from pulmonary sequestration by its arterial supply, extent of pulmonary involvement, and esophageal origin of the involved main stem bronchus.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - 1981|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine