Pulmonary pseudocyst secondary to blunt or penetrating chest trauma: clinical course and diagnostic issues


Ulutas H., Celik M. R. , Ozgel M., Soysal O., Kuzucu A.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.41, no.2, pp.181-188, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00068-014-0427-2
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.181-188

Abstract

Traumatic pulmonary pseudocysts (TPPs) are rare complications of chest trauma. The aim of this retrospective study was to report the clinical presentations, diagnosis, complications and treatment for a series of TPPs at a hospital in Turkey.