The Siberian Scientific Medical Journal
№ 2 / 2017 / 75-81

Bronchopulmonary dysplasia in children (literature review)

Author Affiliations


This review presents the modern data on etiology, epidemiology and clinical features of the course of perinatally caused diseases of the pulmonary system. Their development risk factors, modern diagnostic criteria, clinical forms, and course have been analyzed. Analysis of the results of published scientific studies dealing with perinatally caused bronchopulmonary diseases in newborns testifies to further research on the problem and early diagnostics.

Key words

bronchopulmonary dysplasia, extremely low birth weight (ELB W), very low birth weight (VLB W),, perinatal period, oxygen dependence
About Authors (Correspondence):

Sakhipova G.A. – physician pulmonologist,

Pavlinovа E.B. – doctor of medical sciences, professor, head of department of hospital pediatrics,

Received: 25/04/2017