Rare and Lethal Bleeding Cause of Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Background: A multitude of reasons can produce pulmonary aneurysms and pseudoaneurysms; however, Rasmussen’s pseudoaneurysm is defined as a localised dilatation of a pulmonary artery branch into the neighbouring tuberculous cavity. Because such tuberculosis-related pulmonary vascular complications are relatively rare, many clinicians are unaware of them. Because they induce life-threatening hemoptysis, pulmonary pseudoaneurysms are difficult to…
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November 13, 2021 0