SESSION TITLE: Global Case Report Poster - Miscellaneous
SESSION TYPE: Global Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Agenesis of the lung is a rare congenital abnormality results from the arrest in the development of the primitive lung bud. It is characterized as a total absence of pulmonary parenchyma, its vascular supporting structure and bronchi beyond the bifurcation. Majority of cases affect the left lung. The clinical presentation of the disease varies among patients. This is a case series of 2 patients with pulmonary agencies of different laterality.