[A case of intrapleural rupture of pulmonary arteriovenous fistula].

Abstract

The hemothorax due to rupture of arteriovenous fistula is very rare and only 6 cases of this complication have been reported in Japanese literature. 44-year-old male complained of chest pain and dyspnea. A chest roentgenogram revealed right pleural effusion and an abnormal pulmonary shadow. By further examination including pulmonary angiography, the rupture… (More)

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