Pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: a rare anterior mediastinal mass
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 06/13/2012
Walklin RP et al. – Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations are rare pulmonary vascular lesions which are associated with Osler Weber Rendu syndrome (hereditary haemorrhagic telangectasia). They act as right–to–left shunts and have cardiovascular and embolic complications. The authors present a patient with an apparent anterior mediastinal mass secondary to a pulmonary arteriovenous malformations which was successfully treated percutaneously.