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Saturday 16 March 2013

Panlobular emphysema associated with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency

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- YRC: Panlobular emphysema associated with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency

  • There is diffuse destruction of lung tissue throughout the lobule as opposed to centrolobular emphysema in which the lung destruction is bronchocentric in the center of the lobule.