Pulmonary hypoplasia in the neonate is frequently fatal. This article reports two neonates with a clinical diagnosis of pulmonary hypoplasia complicated by persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHN). Though both infants were progressively worsening while receiving conventional mechanical ventilatory support, they survived when treated with high-frequency jet ventilation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association|
|State||Published - Mar 1 1992|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Obstetrics and Gynecology