Hughes-Stovin syndrome


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Hughes-·Sto·vin syn·drome

(hyūhs stō'vin),
syndrome characterized by aneurysms of the large and small pulmonary arteries and thrombosis of peripheral veins and dural sinuses.
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Multiple pulmonary arterial aneurysms in behcet's disease and hughes-stovin syndrome.
KEY WORDS: Hughes-Stovin syndrome, pulmonary artery aneurysm, hemoptysis
Hughes-Stovin syndrome (HSS) is a very rare clinical entity characterized by pulmonary artery aneurysms and deep vein thrombosis (DVT).