Document Type : letter to the editor
- Faiza Safi 1
- Hamdi Louati 2
- Mohamed Ali Zghal 1
- Manel Hsairi 1
- Hamdi Abid 1
- Lamia Gargouri 1
- Abdelmajid Mahfoudh 1
1 Department of Pediatric emergency and reanimation. Hedi Chaker Hospital. 30219 Sfax, Tunisia
2 Hedi Chaker Hospital
Congenital pulmonary malformations (CPM) comprise a group of anatomical abnormalities of the respiratory tree including congenital cystic malformations, bronchopulmonary sequestrations, bronchogenic cyst, bronchial atresia and congenital lobar emphysema.
Socioeconomic, demographic, and hospital factors were determinants of survival of CPM. Antenatal diagnosis should be developed in order to improve management and prognosis of CPM in country with low resource.