A congenital anomaly in which a mass of embryonic lung tissue becomes isolated from the rest of the lung with the bronchi in the mass usually being dilated or cystic and unconnected to the bronchial tree.
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- bronchopulmonary dysplasia,
- bronchopulmonary segment,
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