Progressive congenital emphysema detected in an elderly adult

Mario Fonseca-Paricio, Phue Khaing, Ena Gupta, Gregory C. Kane


Congenital emphysema is a rare congenital disease which typically manifests in infants and newborns.  Even more unusual is detection in later adult life though this has been reported.

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Case Reports in Internal Medicine

ISSN 2332-7243(Print)  ISSN 2332-7251(Online)

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