Tuberc Respir Dis > Volume 29(4); 1982 > Article
Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases 1982;29(4):220-224.
DOI:    Published online December 1, 1982.
A Case of Down's Syndrome with Congenital Anomaly of the Tracheobronchial System and Bronchiectasis
Uk Yong Lee1, June Myeong Kim1, Hyeon Chul Lee1, Sung Kyu Kim1, Won Young Lee1, Ki Ho Kim1, Ki Joon Sung2
1Department of Internal Medicine Yonsei University, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
2Department of Radiology Yonsei University, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
선천성기관지 기형 및 기관지확장증을 동반한 Down 증후군 1례
이욱용1, 김준명1, 이현철1, 김성규1, 이원영1, 김기호1, 성기준2
Down’s sγndrome is one of the most common conditions associated with a chromosomal abnormality, occurring approximately once in each 600 births. But the incidence in Korea has not yet been reported. We have sun a case of Down’s syndrome suffering from frequent respiratory illness since childhood. A rare congenital anomaly of the tracheobronchial system and bronchiectasis were confirmed through examinations incldiung chromosomal study, bronchofiberscopy and bronchogram. We report this case with review of the literatures.

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