Author | Samuel Joseph, DO

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Bilobar pulmonary sequestration: A rare case involving 2 adjacent lobes

June 24, 2008

We present a case of a 20-year oldman with massive hemoptysisresulting from pulmonarysequestration that involved 2lobes (the right lower and middlelobes). Preoperative embolizationand subsequent surgicalbilobectomy were performed.Although the patienthad a difficult and prolongedpostoperative course, he eventuallyhad a full recovery.