Multiple Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistula in a Mother and His Son: A Case Report

Abstract

Multiple Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistulas (PAVFs) are rare vascular abnormalities in the general population, with a report on 15000 autopsies revealing only 3 cases of multiple PAVFs. However, these abnormal communications between pulmonary arteries and veins are commonly seen in patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT). Several conditions… (More)

Topics

3 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@inproceedings{Firouzi2017MultiplePA, title={Multiple Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistula in a Mother and His Son: A Case Report}, author={Ata Firouzi and Soudabe Behrooj and Mohsen Neshati and Omid Shafe}, year={2017} }