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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 241-242

Spontaneous neonatal pneumomediastinum: A Case Report


Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Hingna, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
A Vaidya
Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Hingna, Nagpur, Maharashtra
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2321-7006.302287

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Radiolucency in mediastinum may be caused by congenital cystic mass, pneumomediastinum or pneumopericardium. Most cases of pneumomediastinum occur in preterm newborns with surfactant deficiency receiving treatment with positive pressure ventilation. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum in term neonates is rarely reported.


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