Pulmonary Veno-occlusive Disease: A Case Report and Review of Literature

@inproceedings{ElGammal2016PulmonaryVD,
  title={Pulmonary Veno-occlusive Disease: A Case Report and Review of Literature},
  author={Ahmad S El-Gammal and Sara Alsudairi and Rana Alwohaibi and Wala A Aldihan and Sara Alsufiani and Roqyah Fadel and Abdulaziz Almulhim and Sarfraz Saleemi},
  year={2016}
}
An 18-year-old male was referred from a local hospital with history of progressive shortness of breath for six months. He also complained of a syncopal attack on exertion lasting for few seconds. The patient had no significant past medical history except mild intermittent bronchial asthma controlled on inhaled albuterol as required. He denied use of any medication and there was no family history of respiratory or cardiac illness. On examination, he was found to have regular heart rate of 90… CONTINUE READING

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