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Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula

  • Alternative Names

    Arteriovenous malformation - pulmonary


    Prevention

    Because this condition is often genetic, prevention is not usually possible.


    References

    Marelli AJ. Congenital heart disease in adults. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier;2007:chap 68.