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Case Reports in Pediatrics
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 947401, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/947401
Case Report

Left Sided Oesophageal Lung: A Diagnostic Challenge

Department of Neonatology, SSKM Hospital & IPGME&R, India

Received 23 January 2013; Accepted 15 February 2013

Academic Editors: C. Aldana-Valenzuela, C. F. Classen, A. W. Kamps, C. Modesto, and A. Spalice

Copyright © 2013 Amitava Sur et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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