A Very Unusual Cause of Hemoptysis.

  title={A Very Unusual Cause of Hemoptysis.},
  author={Pablo Loarte and Geraldo Holgu{\'i}n and Ronny Cohen},
  journal={The International journal of angiology : official publication of the International College of Angiology, Inc},
  volume={25 5},
The use of Lucite balls or spheres played a role in the management of tuberculosis during the first decade of the 20th century. Several complications have been reported with the use of this surgical technique, but are rarely seen nowadays. The availability of effective oral regimens has forced to abandon this approach. Calcification of these spheres within… CONTINUE READING