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RESEARCH: “Isolated primary agenesis of left lung presenting with recurrent respiratory infections – An uncommon presentation”

The present article reports a rare case of isolated primary left lung agenesis who presented with the history of  recurrent respiratory infections. Lung agenesis is an uncommon entity resulting due to non-proliferation of …


RESEARCH: “Advances in fetal therapy in complicated monochorionic pregnancies and in severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia: five years experience”

Minimally invasive fetal therapeutic procedures reduce the morbidity and mortality in monochorionic (MC) twins  and in fetuses with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). MC pregnancies share their blood systems due to …


RESEARCH: “Retinoic acid and tracheal occlusion for diaphragmatic hernia treatment in rabbit fetuses.”

Lung hypoplasia and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (DH) lead to a high  perinatal mortality. Although sustained fetoscopic tracheal occlusion (TO) improves lung development, a major side …