TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.62, no.5, pp.879-883, 2020 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
spontaneous pneumothorax, Takayasu arteritis, SECONDARY SPONTANEOUS PNEUMOTHORAX
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
Background. Takayasu arteritis (TA) is an idiopathic chronic inflammatory arteritis that affects the large blood vessels. Pulmonary involvement was considered an uncommon manifestation of the disease and spontaneous pneumothorax has not been previously described in association with TA.