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VOLUME 22 , ISSUE 7 ( 2018 ) > List of Articles

CASE REPORT

Chondrodysplasia punctata with severe airway stenosis

Viswas Chhapola, Bobbity Deepthi, Sandeep Kanwal, Ankita Sharma

Keywords : Airway stenosis, chondrodysplasia punctata, Conradi disease, tracheal calcifications

Citation Information : Chhapola V, Deepthi B, Kanwal S, Sharma A. Chondrodysplasia punctata with severe airway stenosis. Indian J Crit Care Med 2018; 22 (7):552-554.

DOI: 10.4103/ijccm.IJCCM_105_18

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 01-07-2018

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Chondrodysplasia punctata (CDP) is a group of skeletal dysplasias characterized primarily by punctate calcifications in cartilage. It is a rare disease with an incidence of 1:100,000 live births. Extensive airway involvement with calcification of tracheal, bronchial, and thyroid cartilage in CDP is an infrequent finding. We aim to report a case of CDP with characteristic radiological features and severe airway involvement.


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