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Total lung collapse after pulmonary infarction.
  1. S Aithan,
  2. J Khan,
  3. M Bazarbashi
  1. Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.


    A case is presented of total lung collapse secondary to intrabronchial blood clot as a complication of pulmonary infarction. The blood clot was removed at bronchoscopy with complete re-expansion of the lung.

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