2015, Cilt 25, Sayı 2-3, Sayfa(lar) 021-024
A Case Of Mac Leod Syndrome Which İs Diagnosed At The Age Of 42 Years
Oral Menteş, Belgin Samurkaşoğlu, Feza Uğurman, Sevim Düzgün
Atatürk Göğüs Hastalıkları ve Cerrahi Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Göğüs Hastalıkları, Ankara, Türkiye

Keywords: Mac Leod sendromu, Ünilateral hiperlusen akciğer, Tek taraflı saydam akciğer, Swyer James sendromu, Mac Leod syndrome, Unilateral Hyperlucent Lung, Swyer James syndrome


Mac Leod syndrome or Swyer James syndrome is an uncommon disease characterized by unilateral hyperlucency of the lung roentgenographically. It’s been proposed that this syndrome occurs after viral bronchiolitis and pneumonitis in childhood. Obliterative bronchiolitis which is developed postinfectious can be asymptomatic. We presented a case of Mac Leod Syndrome which is 42 year old, symptomatic and newly diagnosed.

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