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Familial cases of spontaneous pneumothorax occur and have been associated with mutations in the ___ gene

folliculin gene (FCLN)

2

Pneumothorax that occurs without trauma or underlying lung disease

Primary spont pneumothorax

3

A pneumothorax arising as a complication of an underlying lung disorder but without trauma

secondary spontaneous pneumothorax

4

Pneumothorax can occur in pneumonia, usually with VS without empyema

With

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T/F In infants with staphylococcal pneumonia, the incidence of pneumothorax is relatively high

T

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Drugs of abuse associated with pneumothorax (3)

Ecstasy (methylenedioxymethamphetamine), crack cocaine, and marijuana

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an unusual condition that is related to menses, is associated with diaphragmatic defects and pleural blebs

Catamenial pneumothorax

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Bilateral pneumothorax is rare a er the neonatal period but has been reported a er lung transplantation and with infections by what organisms.

Mycoplasma pneumoniae and tuberculosis