Pulmonary Sequestration: Early Diagnosis and Management
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Two year male child was admitted to our department with history of cough and fever with X-chest showing an opacity in the left lower lobe of the lung. In the past, he was admitted thrice to the district hospital as a case of pneumonia. Computed tomography (CT) of chest revealed a multiloculated mass in the left lower lobe of the lung, consistent with sequestration versus possible congenital pulmonary airway malformatio. CT angiography was done which shows intralobar lung sequestration with anomalous blood supply from the descending thoracic aorta and venous drainage via pulmonary vein. He was operated on, anomalous feeding vessel was ligated first, and then left lobectomy was done....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4529943/
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