Constitutional/Syndrome & Familial Disease

The Association of PPB with Lung Cysts and Other Dysplastic Conditions and with Familial Childhood Cancer:

The Child with PPB: Constitutional Disease: Lung Cysts & More

“Constitutional” disease means the child is predisposed to abnormalities, as evidenced by dysplastic or neoplastic conditions in the child in addition to PPB.

This is probably genetically determined, although the genetic defect in PPB children and their families, if any, has not been elucidated.

The Family of the Child with PPB: Familial Disease