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Treatment Experiences of Pulmonary Barotrauma with a Fatal Case Report

Wenbing Xu#, Wei Zhang# and Weigang Xu#*
Department of Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine, Faculty of Naval Medicine, the Second Military Medical University, P. R. China
#Wenbing Xu and Wei Zhang contributed equally to this article
Corresponding Author : Weigang Xu
Department of Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine
Faculty of Naval Medicine
the Second Military Medical University
800 Xiangyin Road, Shanghai
P. R. China 200433
Tel/Fax: 86-21-81871141
E-mail: [email protected]; [email protected]
Received July 01, 2013; Accepted August 28, 2013; Published September 02, 2013
Citation: Xu W, Zhang W, Xu W (2013) Treatment Experiences of Pulmonary Barotrauma with a Fatal Case Report. J Clin Case Rep 3:295. doi:10.4172/2165-7920.1000295
Copyright: © 2013 Xu W, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Abstract

Pulmonary barotrauma (PBT) is caused by overinflation of the lungs and the intrapulmonary gas enters into the surrounding tissues and blood vessels leading to mediastinal and subcutaneous emphysema, pneumothorax and Cerebral Arterial Gas Embolism (CAGE). Due to its specific prerequisite conditions, PBT is rare in comparison with other traumas and most physicians are inexperienced in its treatment. In this report, a fatal case of PBT complicated by CAGE and pneumothorax was presented and some experiences in treatment were introduced.

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