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Minerva Respiratory Medicine 2023 March;62(1):50-3

DOI: 10.23736/S2784-8477.22.01997-0

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lingua: Inglese

Acute respiratory failure due to cutis laxa pulmonary emphysema treated with high-flow nasal cannula

Tommaso PERAZZO 1, 2, Alessandro PERAZZO 1, Gianluca FERRAIOLI 1, Teresa DIAZ DE TERAN 3, Monica GONZALES 3, Paolo BANFI 4, Antonello NICOLINI 1, 4

1 Respiratory Diseases Unit, General Hospital, Sestri Levante, Genoa, Italy; 2 Respiratory Diseases and Allergy Clinic, Genoa, Italy; 3 Division of Pulmonology, Hospital Universitario Marqués de Valdecilla, Santander, Spain; 4 Rehabilitation Pulmonology, IRCCS Don Gnocchi Foundation, Milan, Italy



Cutis laxa is a rare connective tissue disorder characterized by progressive loosening of the skin, associated with abnormalities of other organs such as the lung. We present a case of this disease with pulmonary emphysema and acute respiratory failure successfully treated with high-flow nasal cannula.


KEY WORDS: Pulmonary emphysema; Cutis laxa; Respiratory insufficiency; Cannula

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