pulmonary artery aneurysm

pul·mo·nar·y ar·ter·y an·eu·rysm

aneurysm of the pulmonary artery; may be secondary to congenital valvular or infundibular stenosis; some are mycotic aneurysms (q.v.).
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2) Nevertheless, the most common cause of pulmonary artery aneurysm (PAA) is BD.
Pulmonary artery aneurysm formation is the most lethal complication of BD.
Intracardiac thrombus and pulmonary artery aneurysm in Behcet's disease.
Endovascular treatment for peripheral pulmonary artery aneurysm.
Use of an Amplatzer vascular plug in embolisation of a pulmonary artery aneurysm in a case of Hughes-stovin syndrome: a case report.
Pulmonary artery aneurysm accounted for 7%, superior vena cava syndrome 5%, and Budd-Chiari syndrome secondary to hepatic vein stenosis 3.
Exclusion of a pulmonary artery aneurysm using a covered stent.
This is the first report in an adult in which airway compression due solely to the pulmonary artery aneurysm resulted in airway collapse.
As with pulmonary artery aneurysm (PAA), a combination of cyclophosphamide and methylprednisolone is most frequently prescribed for patients with severe vasculitis, but in patients with BD, the PAA may become smaller or disappear with medical treatment.
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