[Asthma-like symptoms due to thoracic aneurysm].

Abstract

We describe a case of positional dyspnea due to compression of the tracheobronchial tree by an extensive thoracic aneurysm. In a 77-year-old woman with long-standing systemic hypertension, intermittent anterior chest pain gradually developed over several years. She had no history of asthma or thoracic trauma. She was admitted to our hospital because of… (More)

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@article{Nakano1996AsthmalikeSD, title={[Asthma-like symptoms due to thoracic aneurysm].}, author={Yoshio Nakano and Atsuhisa Sato and T Tsuchiya and Eiji Takeuchi}, journal={Nihon Kyobu Shikkan Gakkai zasshi}, year={1996}, volume={34 2}, pages={200-3} }