Extensive pulmonary arterial thrombi in situ in association with atrial septal defect.

@article{Ito2003ExtensivePA,
  title={Extensive pulmonary arterial thrombi in situ in association with atrial septal defect.},
  author={Hisao Ito and Shunsuke Nanka and Tadashi Ishibashi},
  journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society},
  year={2003},
  volume={67 7},
  pages={640-2}
}
A 48-year-old woman with cyanosis was referred for investigation of atrial septal defect (ASD). Blood gas analysis on admission revealed moderate hypoxemia, and a pressure study during right heart catheterization revealed pulmonary hypertension (PH). Spiral computed tomography (CT) scan disclosed extensive thrombi in dilated large symmetrical pulmonary… CONTINUE READING