Pronounced: Brong-ko-PUL-mo-ner-ee Dis-PLAY-se-ahEn Español (Spanish Version)
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is abnormal development of the lungs in infants. It is considered a chronic lung disease. BPD can make it difficult for the infant to breathe. The condition usually develops in the first four weeks after birth.
Infant Airway and Lungs
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Last reviewedAugust 2014by Kari Kassir, MD
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