Percutaneous stenting of right pulmonary artery stenosis in fibrosing mediastinitis.


Journal Article

Pulmonary artery stenosis is an uncommon complication of fibrosing mediastinitis. Previous medical and surgical therapies have provided limited clinical efficacy without objective evidence of clinical improvement. With the advantages of limited invasiveness and absent need for prolonged drug therapy, percutaneous stent deployment to relieve pulmonary artery obstruction represents a novel treatment for this rare disorder.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kandzari, DE; Warner, JJ; O'Laughlin, MP; Harrison, JK

Published Date

  • March 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 49 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 321 - 324

PubMed ID

  • 10700067

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10700067

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1522-1946


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States