Bronchial artery-pulmonary artery malformation as a cause of cryptogenic hemoptysis.

Abstract

A 12-year-old girl with two episodes of massive hemoptysis was found to have a localized pulmonary hemorrhage on bronchoscopy. Multiple investigations including a computed tomography (CT) angiogram failed to identify the cause. Catheterization of the pulmonary and bronchial vessels uncovered a bronchial artery to pulmonary artery fistula, which was… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ppul.22689

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