Pulmonary artery sling

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UNDIAGNOSED CONGENITAL PULMONARY ARTERY SLING AS A CAUSE OF POST-SURGICAL HYPERCARBIC RESPIRATORY FAILURE IN AN ADULT

Case Presentation: 75-year-old female with past medical history of obesity (BMI 31.7 kg/m2), paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, hypertension, hypothyroidism, was admitted to the hospital for elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Patient tolerated the procedure without complications, however, post [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:39+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on UNDIAGNOSED CONGENITAL PULMONARY ARTERY SLING AS A CAUSE OF POST-SURGICAL HYPERCARBIC RESPIRATORY FAILURE IN AN ADULT