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Endobronchial ultrasound and bronchial artery embolization for Dieulafoy's disease of the bronchus in a teenager: A case report.
Bronchial artery embolization for management of massive cryptogenic hemoptysis: a case series.
Bronchial artery embolisation in management of hemoptysis--A retrospective analysis in a tertiary university hospital.
Surgery is also especially useful for conditions with a high risk of recurrence after bronchial artery embolization.
The following study is a retrospective observational and analytical cohort study for two years among the patients admitted for massive haemoptysis undergoing bronchial artery embolisation.
Position of each bronchial artery in relation to its mediastinal trajectory (left or right) was documented.
Caption: Figure 2: (a) A chest X-ray showed bleeding from the left bronchial artery in the left upper lobe (white circle).
The clinical feature of HSS grouped into three components: (a) features of thrombophlebitis; (b) features owing to pulmonary and/or bronchial artery aneurysms; and (c) features owing to aneurysmal rupture leading to massive hemoptysis and death.
Once the patient was optimally resuscitated, selective bronchial arteriography revealed abnormal contrast extravasation from the right bronchial artery. This was successfully embolised with 300 [micro]m polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) particles (Cook, Bloomington, USA).
Bronchial Artery Embolisation involves inserting miniature catheters into the blood vessels to examine where the problem exists.