Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1991;34(6):832-836.
Published online June 30, 1991.
A case of asphyxisting thoracic dystrophy.
Chang Hee Bae1, Jong Min Lee1, In Hee Park1, Chin Sam Ro1, Hyo Jin Lee2
1Department of Pediartics, St. Francisco General Hospital, Seoul, Korea
2Department of Pathology, St. Francisco General Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Asphyxiating Thoracic Dystrophy
배창희1, 이종민1, 박인희1, 노진삼1, 이효진2
1방지거병원 소아과
2방지거병원 해부병리과
Received: 22 August 1990   • Accepted: 20 November 1990
We experienced a case of asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy in one day old female with a chief complaint of respiratory difficulty, cyanosis, small thoracic cage and polydactyly. The diagnosis was made on the basis of typical morphologic feature, radiologic finding and autopsy finding. A brief review of the related literature was made.
Key Words: Asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy

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