Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension after Pulmonary Embolism, Thrombolysis, Catheter Fragmentation, and Embolectomy

Abstract A 21-year-old male patient with massive acute pulmonary embolism was treated by thrombolysis, interventional thrombus fragmentation, and surgical pulmonary embolectomy. Within the following 2 years, the patient developed progressive dyspnea at exertion. Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hype...

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Main Authors: Christoph B. Wiedenroth, Stefan Guth, Andreas Rolf, Eckhard Mayer
Format: Article
Published: Georg Thieme Verlag KG 2014-05-01
Series:The Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeon Reports
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