Embolization of a Bronchial Artery Aneurysm in a Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Patient with Non-Massive Hemoptysis

@inproceedings{Salamone2017EmbolizationOA,
  title={Embolization of a Bronchial Artery Aneurysm in a Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Patient with Non-Massive Hemoptysis},
  author={Ignazio Salamone and Marco Cavallaro and Carmela Visalli and Mariano Velo and Ugo Barbaro and Karol Galletta and Filippo And{\`o}},
  booktitle={Polish journal of radiology},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Bronchial artery aneurysm (BAA) is a rare condition with a reported prevalence of less than 1% of all selective bronchial arterial angiograms. Despite its low incidence, BAA represents a potential cause of hemoptysis. CASE REPORT We describe the case of a 63-year-old man suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), who presented… CONTINUE READING