Year : 2022  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 94--96

Repercussions of a giant major aortopulmonary collateral aneurysm adjacent to vertebral artery origin


Ayyappan Anoop1, Jineesh Valakkada1, Deepa Sasikumar2, Sabarinath Menon3 
1 Department of Imaging Sciences and Interventional Radiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
2 Department of Cardiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
3 Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Jineesh Valakkada
Department of Imaging sciences and Interventional Radiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala
India

An aneurysm of major aortopulmonary collateral in an adult with congenital cyanotic heart disease was detected incidentally following a hemoptysis episode. The location and size of the aneurysm needed special concern during treatment to avoid aneurysm-related complications and thromboembolism secondary to intervention.


How to cite this article:
Anoop A, Valakkada J, Sasikumar D, Menon S. Repercussions of a giant major aortopulmonary collateral aneurysm adjacent to vertebral artery origin.Ann Pediatr Card 2022;15:94-96


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Anoop A, Valakkada J, Sasikumar D, Menon S. Repercussions of a giant major aortopulmonary collateral aneurysm adjacent to vertebral artery origin. Ann Pediatr Card [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 Aug 16 ];15:94-96
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