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Agenesis of the right pulmonary artery in a young asymptomatic girl.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1804680     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report the case of a 13 yr old, asymptomatic girl with agenesis of the right pulmonary artery. In the context of a tuberculosis survey in her school, an X-ray examination disclosed a decreased volume of the right lung. Ventilation and perfusion scans and digital substraction angiography established the diagnosis.
P Morales; L Miravet; V Marco
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The European respiratory journal     Volume:  4     ISSN:  0903-1936     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. Respir. J.     Publication Date:  1991 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-05-01     Completed Date:  1992-05-01     Revised Date:  2013-05-23    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8803460     Medline TA:  Eur Respir J     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1301-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Servicio de Neumología, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Valencia, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Angiography, Digital Subtraction
Pulmonary Artery / abnormalities*,  radiography

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