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hemoptisis cardiac disease

M Haro Estarriol, M Vizcaya Sánchez, J Jiménez López, A Tornero Molina
OBJECTIVES: To know the etiology of hemoptysis and its distribution in our area compared with other current and historic series. METHODS: Prospective, descriptive study of 752 cases of hemoptysis. The etiology of these cases was determined by evaluating the clinical record, chest X-ray, functional respiratory tests and sputum smear for acid-fast bacilli, together with other examinations such as bronchoscopy and computerized tomography (CT) according to previously established criteria...
December 2001: Revista Clínica Española
M de M Zamorano
Topical congenital pulmonary vein stenosis is a uncommon defect, both isolated or associated to other cardiac abnormalities. Only the localization of the lesions seems to affect the survival, because 60% of survival cases has unilateral stenosis; the severity of associated cardiac lesions become the prognosis poor. We describe two cases: 1st case, a 43 days old boy presented with heart failure and convulsion and had a diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, atrial septal defect and tricuspid regurgitation, without pulmonary abnormalities...
July 1995: Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia
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