Systemic to pulmonary vascular malformation.


A case is reported of life-threatening haemoptysis as a result of an anomalous communication between a bronchial artery and pulmonary vein, demonstrated by angiography. The patient recovered following bilobectomy of the right lower and middle lobes. When a systemic artery is involved in an arteriovenous malformation of the lung, haemodynamics are different… (More)


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@article{Pouwels1992SystemicTP, title={Systemic to pulmonary vascular malformation.}, author={Harry M M Pouwels and B K Janevski and Olaf C. K. M. Penn and Hauw T. Sie and Guul P M ten Velde}, journal={The European respiratory journal}, year={1992}, volume={5 10}, pages={1288-91} }