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Year : 1998  |  Volume : 44  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 99-100  

Cavitary pulmonary infarction--a rare cause of spontaneous pneumothorax.

P Vaideeswar 
 Department of Pathology, Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai.

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P Vaideeswar
Department of Pathology, Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai.

A 14-year old female was admitted to the hospital with a diagnosis of resolving myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy. She developed spontaneous right-sided pneumothorax. Autopsy, revealed rupture of cavitary pulmonary infarction to be the cause of the pneumothorax, a rare finding.


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Vaideeswar P. Cavitary pulmonary infarction--a rare cause of spontaneous pneumothorax. J Postgrad Med 1998;44:99-100


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Vaideeswar P. Cavitary pulmonary infarction--a rare cause of spontaneous pneumothorax. J Postgrad Med [serial online] 1998 [cited 2021 Jan 27 ];44:99-100
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