TITLE

Aneurismas da artéria pulmonar na doença de Behçet: relato de caso

AUTHOR(S)
de Lima Bastos, Andréa; de Brito, Isabela Lage Alves
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Radiologia Brasileira;nov/dez2011, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p396
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Behçet's disease is an inflammatory disease that may involve the chest, manifesting itself by the presence of pulmonary artery aneurysms. The authors report a case of Behçet's disease where findings at chest radiography and computed tomography have suggested the possibility of the diagnosis.
ACCESSION #
71153123

 

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