The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 47–53 | Cite as

Pulmonary lesions in low birth weight babies

  • H. B. Maheshwari
  • Sudershan Anand


A clinicopathological study was carried out on 50 low birth weight neonates. Pulmonary pathology accounted for 21 deaths. The pathological lesions consisted of pneumonia (congenital and bronchopneumonial), massive pulmonary haemorrhage and hyaline membrane disease.


Birth Weight Neonatal Death Lung Lesion Pulmonary Lesion Pulmonary Haemorrhage 
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. B. Maheshwari
    • 1
  • Sudershan Anand
    • 1
  1. 1.New Delhi

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