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Abstract Number: 729

PLATYPNEA AND ORTHODEOXIA IN ADVANCED EMPHYSEMA WITH NO EVIDENCE OF VASCULAR SHUNT

Case Presentation: We describe a case of a 76 year old male with history of advanced centrilobular emphysema who developed platypnea and orthodeoxia. He was diagnosed with severe obstructive disease since 4 years and was [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:18+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on PLATYPNEA AND ORTHODEOXIA IN ADVANCED EMPHYSEMA WITH NO EVIDENCE OF VASCULAR SHUNT