Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Anesthesia




Management of Alveolar Proteinosis by Bronchopulmonary Lavage under Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation


The gold standard of treating Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis (PAP) is bronchopulmonary lavage (BPL). We describe a rare case of BPD for PAP, who underwent extra corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) due to hypoventilation in the setting of one lung ventilation. First, the clinical course of the patient is presented; furthermore, the biomolcular basis of PAP and new treatment approaches is discussed.

دانلود مقاله

نوشته شده توسط

نویسنده هیچوقت هیچ اطلاعات به مشخصات او هنوز اضافه

پیام بگذارید

سیزده − سیزده =