respiratory
Research

Pulmonary cysts part of ageing


Solitary or sporadic pulmonary cysts are part of the normal ageing process, an epidemiological overview suggests. The analysis of participants of the large Framingham Heart Study identified 7.6% pulmonary cysts from over 2,600 chest CT scans. The cysts were most likely to be found in those over the age of 40 and appear solitary in ...

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