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Pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: An uncommon disease with common presentation.
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PMID:  21139726     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
A 45-year-old male presented with massive hemoptysis, clubbing in all limbs, disproportionate hypoxia and persistent ill-defined shadow in left lower zone in chest radiograph since his childhood. The patient received empirical anti-tuberculosis treatment and the chest X-ray finding was misinterpreted as tuberculoma. Subsequently, CT pulmonary angiography proved it to be a case of a simple type solitary pulmonary arteriovenous malformation with a saccular aneurysm in left lower lobe.
Debabani Biswas; Atin Dey; Mukul Chakraborty; Saurabh Biswas
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Lung India : official organ of Indian Chest Society     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0974-598X     ISO Abbreviation:  Lung India     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-08     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405380     Medline TA:  Lung India     Country:  India    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  247-9     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata, India.
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