We report here a case of a 3-week-old infant with a lung disease of unknown origin who underwent diagnostic fiber-optic bronchoscopy. During the procedure, she developed unilateral pulmonary edema. Factors that contributed to this complication are discussed along with means to reduce its occurrence.
- Received October 21, 2003.
- Accepted January 9, 2003.
- Copyright © 2004 by the American Academy of Pediatrics