TITLE

Differential clubbing and cyanosis in a patient with pulmonary hypertension

AUTHOR(S)
Wald, Rachel; Crean, Andrew
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/15/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 9, pE380
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Differential clubbing and cyanosis in a patient with pulmonary hypertension," by Rachel Wald and Andrew Crean, which appeared in the website www.cmaj.ca. It discusses the case of a 41-year-old man with hemoptysis as well as profound cyanosis and clubbing in the toes than in his fingers. It adds that the cardiac computed tomography shows that the patient's the Eisenmenger syndrome is caused by a large patent ductus arteriosus.
ACCESSION #
52221380

 

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