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Unusual systemic artery to pulmonary artery malformation without evidence of systemic disease, trauma or surgery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16404502     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Connections between the systemic and pulmonary arterial systems are rare conditions that can be due to either congenital or acquired diseases such as anomalous systemic arterial supply to normal lung, pulmonary sequestration, and systemic supply to pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. Herein, a unique case of systemic artery to pulmonary arterial malformation and its endovascular treatment in a patient with no history of the usual etiologies is reported.
Authors:
Serdar Geyik; Kivilcim Yavuz; Frederick S Keller
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular and interventional radiology     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0174-1551     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol     Publication Date:    2006 Sep-Oct
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-07-26     Completed Date:  2006-12-28     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003538     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  897-901     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Dotter Interventional Institute, Oregon Health and Sciences University, L342, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angiography
Arterio-Arterial Fistula / radiography,  therapy*
Diaphragm / blood supply*
Embolization, Therapeutic
Female
Humans
Mammary Arteries / abnormalities*,  radiography
Middle Aged
Pulmonary Artery / abnormalities*,  radiography

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