Venous bullet embolus to the left pulmonary artery

Tiffany Wilkins, Eliot Rosenkranz, Dao Nguyen

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Abstract

We report a venous bullet embolus into the left pulmonary artery following a gunshot wound to the right chest. The diagnosis and surgical management of migrating venous bullet emboli are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)523-525
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Cardiac Surgery
Volume31
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2016

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Embolism
Pulmonary Artery
Gunshot Wounds
Thorax

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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Venous bullet embolus to the left pulmonary artery. / Wilkins, Tiffany; Rosenkranz, Eliot; Nguyen, Dao.

In: Journal of Cardiac Surgery, Vol. 31, No. 8, 01.08.2016, p. 523-525.

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