Successful percutaneous coil occlusion of a large pulmonary arteriovenous malformation.

J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2004 Nov;14(11):691-3

Section of Paediatric Cardiology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Pulmonary arteriovenous malformation is one of the rarest congenital anomalies of cardiovascular system. We present a case of 30-year-old female with a large pulmonary arteriovenous malformation (PAVM) arising from the right lower pulmonary artery and draining to the left atrium. She underwent successful embolization using three detachable Cook coils.

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