[Extrinsic compression of the pulmonary artery by non-microcytic lung carcinoma].

@article{Serral1997ExtrinsicCO,
  title={[Extrinsic compression of the pulmonary artery by non-microcytic lung carcinoma].},
  author={A Valls Serral and R G{\'o}mez-Aldarav{\'i} Guti{\'e}rrez and Francisco Javier Chorro Gasc{\'o} and Jaime Mu{\~n}oz Gil and J A Losada Casares and J V Ferrer Casasnovas and Vicente L{\'o}pez Merino},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  year={1997},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={208-10}
}
A patient with a remitting non-microcytic pulmonary carcinoma was subjected to Doppler-echocardiography. The detection of a pericardial effusion with compression of the pulmonary artery due to an extrinsic mass indicated that the disease was progressing. The Doppler technique was used to evaluate the degree of arterial stenosis by determining the pressure… CONTINUE READING