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Mediastinal cyste som årsag til dårlig trivsel hos en ti måneder gammel dreng

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title = "Mediastinal cyste som {\aa}rsag til d{\aa}rlig trivsel hos en ti m{\aa}neder gammel dreng",
abstract = "We present a case report of a ten-month-old boy, who was referred due to deviating growth and recurrent respiratory tract infections. Computed tomography of the thorax showed two large, cystic components in the mediastinum. He underwent surgical removal of the cysts. Pathological examination confirmed the diagnosis lymphatic malformation. This case illustrates that intrathoracic tumors such as lymphatic malformations, although rare, should be considered in children with deviating growth curves and respiratory problems. Rather than continuous symptomatic treatment children with symptoms early in life should be prompted in further investigations.",
author = "H{\aa}rd, {Fanny Edit Maria} and Hjortsh{\o}j, {Cristel Maria S{\o}rensen} and Uhlving, {Hilde Hylland} and Per Albertsen and Morten Helvind and J{\o}rgensen, {Inger Merete}",
year = "2018",
month = "9",
day = "24",
language = "Dansk",
volume = "180",
journal = "Ugeskrift for Laeger",
issn = "0041-5782",
publisher = "Almindelige Danske Laegeforening",
number = "39",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Mediastinal cyste som årsag til dårlig trivsel hos en ti måneder gammel dreng

AU - Hård, Fanny Edit Maria

AU - Hjortshøj, Cristel Maria Sørensen

AU - Uhlving, Hilde Hylland

AU - Albertsen, Per

AU - Helvind, Morten

AU - Jørgensen, Inger Merete

PY - 2018/9/24

Y1 - 2018/9/24

N2 - We present a case report of a ten-month-old boy, who was referred due to deviating growth and recurrent respiratory tract infections. Computed tomography of the thorax showed two large, cystic components in the mediastinum. He underwent surgical removal of the cysts. Pathological examination confirmed the diagnosis lymphatic malformation. This case illustrates that intrathoracic tumors such as lymphatic malformations, although rare, should be considered in children with deviating growth curves and respiratory problems. Rather than continuous symptomatic treatment children with symptoms early in life should be prompted in further investigations.

AB - We present a case report of a ten-month-old boy, who was referred due to deviating growth and recurrent respiratory tract infections. Computed tomography of the thorax showed two large, cystic components in the mediastinum. He underwent surgical removal of the cysts. Pathological examination confirmed the diagnosis lymphatic malformation. This case illustrates that intrathoracic tumors such as lymphatic malformations, although rare, should be considered in children with deviating growth curves and respiratory problems. Rather than continuous symptomatic treatment children with symptoms early in life should be prompted in further investigations.

M3 - Tidsskriftartikel

VL - 180

JO - Ugeskrift for Laeger

JF - Ugeskrift for Laeger

SN - 0041-5782

IS - 39

M1 - V03180200

ER -

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