Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations Presenting as Difficult-to-Control Asthma

A Case Report

Marta Navratil; Vinko Vidjak; Filip Rubić; Damir Erceg; Mirjana Turkalj


J Med Case Reports. 2013;7(32) 

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PAVMs are relatively rare disorders with very common presentations. Detailed history taking and a high degree of suspicion are of immense importance for final diagnosis. Chronic hypoxemia in children with asthma requires additional diagnostic procedures, especially in cases not responding to oxygen supplemental therapy and conventional therapy.