• Users Online: 818
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Contacts Login 
CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 35  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 131-134

Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome complicated with pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: A case report and review of literatures


Department of Chest Surgery, Kaohsiung Armed Force General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China

Correspondence Address:
Kuan-Yu Wang
3F, No. 26, Ln. 8, Rongzong Road, Zuoying District, Kaohsiung City 813, Taiwan
Republic of China
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1011-4564.158695

Rights and Permissions

Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome is a hereditary disease which is diagnosed by criterions of clinical symptoms and examinations. Here, we report a definite case of Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome who had epistaxis, skin telangiectasia, and pulmonary arteriovenous malformation (PAVM). His initial clinical presentations were growing pulmonary nodule with cough and occasional chest pain. PAVM with rupture of aneurysm was diagnosed histologically after wedge resection of the nodule in his right lower lung.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1392    
    Printed23    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded98    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal