Spontaneous Lung Herniation, Acute Cough, and Pneumonia
The patient described here was treated for pneumonia, but a chest wall mass and CT changes suggested that more was going on.
Spontaneous Lung Herniation
Lung herniation was first describedin the 15th century. A systemto classify hernias as cervical,thoracic, or diaphragmatic and as eithercongenital or acquired was developedin 1847.
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