An astonishing case of vanishing lung syndrome

Saravu, Kavitha and Kidiyoor, Yajnesh and Yagnik, Purusharth and Patil, Navin and Nayak, Vinod C and Kunder, Sushil Kiran and Avinash, A and Rao, Karthik N (2016) An astonishing case of vanishing lung syndrome. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 7 (1). pp. 1578-1580. ISSN 0975-8585

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It is not uncommon to see a hyperluscent unilateral lung on X-ray. The tricky part is to diagnose it, as it can be emphysema, large bulla, pneumothorax or airway obstruction. Given below is a case of vanishing lung syndrome in a young adult.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Bulla; Pneumothorax; Breathlessness; Hyper-resonant
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Forensic Medicine
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Medicine
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Pharmacology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2016 14:50
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2016 14:50

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