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Table 1 Characteristics of reported congenital lobar emphysema in adults

From: Fatal congenital lobar emphysema in a puerpera: a case report and literature review

Literature Patient The way of diagnosis Involved lobes Mediastinal shift
Sadaqat et al. [9] A 19-year-old man Chest radiograph and Chest CT Right upper lobe Yes
Ogul et al. [10] A 22-year-old man Chest CT Right middle lobe Yes
Muramatsu et al. [11] A 31-year-old woman Chest radiograph and Chest CT Right middle lobe No
Sasieta et al. [7] A 37-year-old man Chest radiograph and Chest CT Right middle lobe Yes
King et al. [5] A 28-year-old woman Chest radiograph and Chest CT Left lower lobe No
Shen et al. [8] A 78-year-old man Chest radiograph and Chest CT Right upper and middle lobes No
Our case A 28-year-old puerpera Chest radiograph and Chest CT Right upper, middle and lower lobes Yes