Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

  • Etiology: premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome who are chronically ventilated for more than 30 days
  • Imaging: hyperexpanded lungs due to emphysematous blebs with interstitial scaring, CXR findings normalize over very long-term, CT findings never normalize
  • Clinical: more severe course than chronic lung disease

Cases of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia