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Rare vascular anomaly mimicking bronchogenic carcinoma.
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PMID:  21712930     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of anomalous left pulmonary artery (pulmonary artery sling) detected incidentally on computed tomography thorax. This was carried out to rule out bronchogenic carcinoma in a patient of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who presented with streaking. He was a chronic smoker having bilateral hilar prominence on chest radiograph.
Authors:
Sanjeev Kumar Verma; Vineet Mahajan
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Lung India : official organ of Indian Chest Society     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0974-598X     ISO Abbreviation:  Lung India     Publication Date:  2011 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-06-29     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:  145-7     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Chhatrpati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.
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