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Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is a condition that may develop in some preterm infants, in which the infant remains dependent on artificial ventilation and then oxygen for several months (1). Chest radiology reveals patchy collapse and cystic changes in overinflated lungs
The prognosis of this condition is variable with some infants making a complete recovery and others dying of conditions such as cor pulmonale or chronic respiratory failure.
Prevention of BPD