Endovascular treatment of congenital pulmonary artery lesions


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014. Pulmonary artery anomalies such as peripheral pulmonic stenosis or arteriovenous malformations are congenital heart lesions that can result in considerable symptoms and right heart failure. Pulmonary artery interventions can be highly demanding and benefit from considerable pre- and periprocedural imaging and planning. Dialogue between operators, catheterization lab personnel, and the general anesthesia team is essential, and the procedural steps, alternative options, and potential complications should be discussed in advance of the procedure.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • ElMallah, W; Krasuski, RA

Published Date

  • January 1, 2014

Book Title

  • Endovascular Interventions: A Case-Based Approach

Start / End Page

  • 1071 - 1092

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781461473114

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-4614-7312-1_85

Citation Source

  • Scopus