Document Detail


Systemic-to-pulmonary collaterals in pathological states: a review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7089266     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Abnormal systemic-to-pulmonary-artery anastomoses can exist in many pathological conditions and result in a left-to-right shunt. Three such conditions are (a) congenital abnormalities, e.g., pulmonary vein atresia, (b) acquired states, e.g., chronic bronchiectasis, and (c) post-surgical states, e.g., a Mustard procedure for complete transposition. Regardless of the etiology, the anastomosis and resulting shunt produce increased oxygen saturation in the ipsilateral pulmonary artery. Four cases are presented, with emphasis on the angiographic and hemodynamic findings.
Authors:
S M Tadavarthy; J Klugman; W R Castaneda-Zuniga; P H Nath; K Amplatz
Related Documents :
18239156 - Role for staphylococci in misguided thrombus resolution of chronic thromboembolic pulmo...
6196576 - Individualized surgical management of complete atrioventricular canal.
3729646 - Multiple pulmonary neurofibromas with hypoxemia. occurrence due to pulmonary arterioven...
21836096 - The prediction of contralateral progression in children and adolescents with unilateral...
21592886 - Spontaneous rupture of an aneurysm of the sinus of valsalva into the right atrium, asso...
7368066 - Intracavernous traumatic aneurysms.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Radiology     Volume:  144     ISSN:  0033-8419     ISO Abbreviation:  Radiology     Publication Date:  1982 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-08-07     Completed Date:  1982-08-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401260     Medline TA:  Radiology     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  55-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angiography
Bronchial Arteries
Bronchiectasis / physiopathology,  radiography*
Child, Preschool
Collateral Circulation*
Female
Humans
Infant
Lung / blood supply*,  radiography
Male
Microcirculation
Pulmonary Artery
Pulmonary Circulation*
Pulmonary Veins
Regional Blood Flow
Thrombosis / physiopathology,  radiography*
Vascular Resistance

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Evaluation of digital venous angiography for the diagnosis of renovascular hypertension.
Next Document:  Radiographic grading system for renal cell carcinoma with clinical and pathological correlation.