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swelling of alveolar walls and interstitial spaces which result in white/pink frothy sputum
usually preceded by an infection or immunization,
results in the immune system attacking the myelin sheath
affects mostly males at birth.
known for degeneration of muscles with increasing severe weakness
symptoms are: failure to grow,greasy stools,salty skin,chronic cough
Due to an inherited defect in chromosome 7
is also known as hyaline membrane disease
it is due to a lack of surfactant from immature lung development
from high pressures and high FiO2 from being ventilated for more than 7 days
occurs usually in term or post term infants after they aspirate fetal bowels in amniotic fluid
is when the diaphragm protrudes through the lung which usually results in emergency surgery
transposition of great vessels
is when the aorta rises from the right ventricle and the pulmonary artery rises from left ventricle
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