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Disease Bronchopulmonary Sequestration

Name Bronchopulmonary Sequestration
Synonyms Bronchopulmonary Sequestrations | Pulmonary Sequestration | Pulmonary Sequestrations | Sequestration, Bronchopulmonary | Sequestration, Pulmonary | Sequestrations, Bronchopulmonary | Sequestrations, Pulmonary
Definition A developmental anomaly in which a mass of nonfunctioning lung tissue lacks normal connection with the tracheobroncheal tree and receives an anomalous blood supply originating from the descending thoracic or abdominal aorta. The mass may be extralobar, i.e., completely separated from normally connected lung, or intralobar, i.e., partly surrounded by normal lung.
Categories Congenital abnormality | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D001998

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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory System Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bronchopulmonary Sequestration
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory System Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bronchopulmonary Sequestration

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