Pulmonary artery aneurysm as a cause for chest pain in a patient with Noonan's syndrome: a case report.

@article{Brown2007PulmonaryAA,
  title={Pulmonary artery aneurysm as a cause for chest pain in a patient with Noonan's syndrome: a case report.},
  author={Jennifer R Brown and Gary D. Plotnick},
  journal={Cardiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={110 4},
  pages={
          249-51
        }
}
A pulmonary artery aneurysm is defined as pulmonary artery dilatation >4 cm. Pulmonary artery aneurysms are rare findings and are usually not associated with chest pain. This is the first report of a case of pulmonary artery aneurysm causing chest pain in a patient with Noonan's syndrome. Chest X-ray showed cardiomegaly and a prominent main pulmonary artery segment and CT confirmed a pulmonary artery aneurysm with a pulmonary artery root measuring 5.6 cm. The patient underwent pulmonary… CONTINUE READING