Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008; 56(8): 496-497
DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-924630
Case Reports

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Bilateral Trapped Lung with Concomitant Wermer's Syndrome and Cutis Laxa

D. Kilic1 , A. Findikcioglu1 , E. Sahin1 , A. Bilen2 , O. Bakiner3 , A. Hatipoglu4
  • 1Department of Thoracic Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey
  • 2Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey
  • 3Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey
  • 4Department of Thoracic Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
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Publication History

Received May 22, 2006

Publication Date:
14 November 2008 (online)

In the following case study, we report on what is, to our knowledge, the first patient with the rare condition of concomitant trapped lung, Wermer's syndrome, and cutis laxa.

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Baskent University Faculty of Medicine
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