A rare complication of pre-Eisenmenger patent ductus arteriosus: Pulmonary artery dissection


AY Y. , KAHRAMAN AY N. , AYDIN C. , KARA İ., ZEYBEK R.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS, cilt.4, sa.5, ss.483-485, 2013 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 4 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2013.02.011
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.483-485

Özet

INTRODUCTION: Pulmonary artery dissection associated with patent ductus arteriosus is usually seen in patients with pulmonary hypertension and Eisenmenger's syndrome. This paper presents a case with pre-Eisenmenger patent ductus arteriosus complicated by pulmonary artery dissection, and explains how she was surgically treated.