The differential diagnosis of CCAM includes diaphragmatic hernia, cystic bronchiectasis, congenital lobar emphysema, intrapulmonary bronchogenic cyst, prior infection with pneumatocoele formation and other foregut malformations.
What does CLE stand for?
CLE stands for Congenital Lobar Emphysema
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- Collaborative Learning Environment (various organizations)
- Collège Lycée Expérimental (French experimental school)
- Columnar-Lined Esophagus
- Command Launch Equipment
- Command Line Editor (computing)
- Commercial Landscape Estimator
- Commission Locale d'Environnement (French: Local Environment Committee)
- Common Learning Experience
- Community Legal Education
- Complete Local Excision
- Consistent Life Ethic (ideology)
- Construction Licensing Executive
- Constructivist Learning Environment (various organizations)
- Continuing Learning Experience
- Continuing Legal Education
- Continuous Lumbar Epidural
- Control Law Electronics (aerospace engineering)
- Coopération Linguistique et Éducative (French: Linguistic and Educational Cooperation)
- Core Language Engine (SRI Cambridge Computer Science Research Centre)
- Cottage Lane Elementary (Blauvelt, NY)
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Chest X-ray findings may be confused in situations such as pulmonary hypoplasia where the decreased lung volume and density may be misinterpreted as collapse, or congenital lobar emphysema which may be mistaken for a pneumothorax.
[FIGURE 1 OMITTED] [FIGURE 2 OMITTED] [FIGURE 3 OMITTED] [FIGURE 4 OMITTED] DIAGNOSIS Congenital lobar emphysema (CLE) IMAGING FINDINGS A histologic view of the lung parenchyma affected by CLE revealed the characteristically enlarged and overdistended alveoli and rupturing of the interalveolar septae due to the overdistension.