TITLE

MEDIASTINAL TUMOR SIMULATING IDIOPATHIC DILATION OF PULMONARY ARTERY

AUTHOR(S)
Son, Rodolfo; Nakhjavan, Fred K.; Goldberg, Harry
PUB. DATE
January 1968
SOURCE
Angiology;Jan1968, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the case of a mediastinal tumor simulating the idiopathic dilation of the pulmonary artery. Background on the idiopathic dilation of pulmonary artery, a congenital anomaly; Diagnosis of the condition by cardiac catheterization and angiocardiography; Roentgenographic picture produced by mediastinal tumors, closely stumulating the condition; Capability of the tumors to produce compression of cardiovascular structures with clinical and hemodynamic consequences.
ACCESSION #
16370375

 

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