[Cervical Tumefaction in a Teenager With Cystic Fibrosis]

Arch Pediatr. 2007 Oct;14(10):1210-2. doi: 10.1016/j.arcped.2007.06.010. Epub 2007 Jul 12.
[Article in French]

Abstract

Lobular emphysema and soft-tissue emphysema can exceptionally complicate malnutrition. We report the case of a teenager presenting malnutrition with cystic fibrosis and anorexia nervosa with soft-tissue emphysema.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anorexia Nervosa / complications
  • Cystic Fibrosis / complications*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Malnutrition / complications
  • Pneumothorax / complications
  • Subcutaneous Emphysema / complications*