Surgical therapy of pulmonary arterial aneurysms in Behcet's syndrome


Tuzun H. H. , Hamuryudan V. , Yildirim S., Besirli K. , Yoruk Y., Yurdakul S. , et al.

ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, cilt.61, ss.733-735, 1996 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 61 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 1996
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/0003-4975(95)00913-2
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.733-735

Özet

Two patients with Behcet's syndrome were operated for exsanguinating pulmonary artery aneurysm into a bronchus. Lower lobectomy was performed in the first patient. He died of hypoxia and sepsis on the 8th postoperative day. Pneumonectomy was undertaken in the second patient, who is well 30 months after the operation.