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CASE REPORT
Year : 2008  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 104-105

Spontaneous pneumothorax: An unusual complication of pregnancy - A case report and review of literature


1 Department of Pulmonary Medicine, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India
2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India
3 Department of Medicine, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India

Correspondence Address:
Rajiv Garg
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, King George's Medical University, Lucknow
India
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DOI: 10.4103/1817-1737.41915

PMID: 19561889

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Spontaneous pneumothorax complicating pregnancy is rare. Only 55 cases have been reported till now. We describe a case of a 30-year-old Indian woman with spontaneous pneumothorax during her 28 th week of pregnancy.


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