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Restrictive ventilatory defects in pediatrics

Restrictive lung disease is rare among children in the general population. Among a clinical pediatric population, however, relatively frequently rare diseases are encountered which are associated with restrictive lung disease. They are not always symptomatic during resting conditions or with minor exercise. Restrictive ventilatory defects may be due to:

See also:
Restrictive lung disease
Clinical causes of a restrictive syndrome
Global causes of a small VC
Confirming a restrictive disorder

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