Recurrence of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins in two consecutive siblings

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Gabriel Nuncio Benevides ; Patrícia Picciarelli de Lima ; Aloisio Felipe-Silva ; Silvana Maria Lovisolo ; Ana Maria Andrello Gonçalves Pereira de Melo (2015)
  • Publisher: University of São Paulo
  • Journal: Autopsy and Case Reports, volume 5, issue 1, pages 21-27 (issn: 2236-1960, eissn: 2236-1960)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4322/acr.2014.045, doi: 10.4322/acr.%y.98452, pmc: PMC4608164
  • Subject: Siblings | Internal medicine | Pulmonary | Medicine | Newborn | Respiratory Insufficiency | Alveolar capillary dysplasia | R | Artigo / Relato de Caso de Autópsia | RC31-1245 | Article / Autopsy Case Report | Hypertension | Autopsy

Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) is a rare, developmental lung disorder, which has been increasingly reported. This entity usually presents as neonatal persistent pulmonary hypertension that is unresponsive to treatment, and is... View more
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