Aorta-Pulmonary Artery Communication Through the Lungs
Report of a Case
A case is reported of anomalous communication between the aorta and pulmonary artery by way of a pulmonary vascular mass. The left-to-right shunt was sufficient to cause typical circulatory dynamics and was demonstrated by cardiac catheterization and angiography. Complete cure was obtained by lobectomy.
- © 1956 American Heart Association, Inc.