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J Korean Radiol Soc. 2005 Nov;53(5):387-390. Korean. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.3348/jkrs.2005.53.5.387
Choi YC , Shin HJ , Hong SJ .
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, College of Medicine, Konkuk University, Korea. cyoungc@kku.ac.kr
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Konkuk University, Korea.
Abstract

Wilson-Mikity Syndrome, a form of chronic lung disease, is rarely developed with the widespread use of mechanical ventilaton. There has always been difficulty distinguishing it from bronchopulmonary dysplasia. The etiology and pathogenesis of this disease are still unknown. There are no reports in Korean literature about high-resolution (HR) CT follow-up of this disease. Diffuse interstitial thickening, which was noted on the initial examination, decreased, but some focal hyperinflations remained on follow-up HRCT. Further studies with HRCT will help to understand the progression of the disease, and will help to develop treatment and management programs.

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