Cystic adenomatoid malformation of lung

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Cystic adenomatoid malformation of lung

(Science: radiology) Only true pulmonary cystic disease of newborn, three x-ray types: multicystic, walls of varying thickness, multicystic, one large dominant thin-walled cyst, solid, mediastinal shift common, cysts often contain foetal lung fluid, Treatment: surgery Cf: congenital lobar emphysema