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Consists of distention of air spaces with irreversible disruption of the alveolar septa

Pulmonary emphysema


The condition is thought to result from an insult to the lower respiratory tract following most commonly adenovirus, or respiratory syncytial virus, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, or measles

Swyer-James or Macleod Syndrome