Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

INTERVENTIONAL
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 10--12

Case report: Complex internal mammary to pulmonary artery fistula as a cause of hemoptysis in tuberculosis: Diagnosis and endovascular management using ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (Onyx)


Gregory Pierce, Chaitanya Ahuja, Meghna Chadha 
 Department of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Cleveland Clinic, USA

Correspondence Address:
Chaitanya Ahuja
3737 Beaubien ST, 902 Detroit, MI 48201
USA

A complex right internal mammary to right pulmonary artery fistula resulting in hemoptysis was successfully treated by embolization with a liquid, nonadhesive, embolic agent - ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (Onyx). There were no procedural complications and no recurrence of symptoms has been seen after 2 years of follow-up.


How to cite this article:
Pierce G, Ahuja C, Chadha M. Case report: Complex internal mammary to pulmonary artery fistula as a cause of hemoptysis in tuberculosis: Diagnosis and endovascular management using ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (Onyx).Indian J Radiol Imaging 2011;21:10-12


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Pierce G, Ahuja C, Chadha M. Case report: Complex internal mammary to pulmonary artery fistula as a cause of hemoptysis in tuberculosis: Diagnosis and endovascular management using ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (Onyx). Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2011 [cited 2019 Nov 16 ];21:10-12
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