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Which of the following condition is the least common cause of pneumothorax? (PNQ)



A Emphysema
B Asthma

C Marfan syndrome
D Chronic bronchitis

Ans. D

Chronic bronchitis

Causes:

1). Often spontaneous Q(especially in tall young thin men) due to rupture of a subpleural bulla.

2). Asthma;

3). Emphysema

4). TB;

5). Staphylococcal pneumonia

6). Lung abscess;

7). Carcinoma;

8). Cystic fibrosis;

9). Trauma

10). Connective tissue disorders (Marfan's syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome)

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