TITLE

Bleeding pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to squamous cell lung cancer: computed tomography findings and endovascular management

AUTHOR(S)
Akpinar, E.; Turkbey, B.; Canyigit, M.; Peynircioglu, B.; Hazirolan, T.; Pamuk, A. G.; Cil, B. E.
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Acta Radiologica;Nov2006, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p944
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
A case of bleeding pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to squamous cell lung cancer is reported. The patient presented with massive hemoptysis, diagnosis was made with multidetector computed tomography, and the pseudoaneurysm was successfully embolized with platinum coils. Hemoptysis ceased following the procedure.
ACCESSION #
23815009

 

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