Utility of sonography in the diagnosis of bronchopulmonary sequestration

Alan E. Schlesinger, Michael A. DiPietro, Mindy B. Statter, Kevin P. Lally

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Sonography in six patients with pulmonary sequestration demonstrated findings associated with and indicative of that diagnosis. The most useful feature, which was seen in three cases and is diagnostic of sequestration, is the identification of an anomalous systemic artery arising from the aorta.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)52-55
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1994
Externally publishedYes


  • Pulmonary sequestration

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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