Acute peripheral pulmonary embolism attributed to autoimmune haemolytic anaemia: a case report
作者: Jing XuLiang WangFadong Chen
作者单位: 1Department of Cardiology, Shanghai East Hospital,Shanghai Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
刊名: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, 2020, Vol.20 (4), pp.351-359
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12872-020-01401-8
关键词: Pulmonary embolismAnemiaHemolyticAutoimmune
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)PE (pulmonary embolism) is a life-threatening complication rarely seen in the AIHA (autoimmune haemolytic anaemia) patients. Herein we reported a rare and serious AIHA-PE patient characterised by extensive peripheral pulmonary embolism on CTPA. Case presentation(#br)A 59-year-old woman presented to our ED (emergency department) complaining of acute chest pain and dyspnea. During her presentation in ED she experienced a sudden syncope and soon developed CA (cardiac arrest). Laboratory studies showed a increase of CK-MB,troponin T,myoglobin and D-dimer. Computed tomography pulmonary angiography (CTPA) showed no large central or segment pulmonary emboli but increased RV (right ventricle)size,enlarged main pulmonary artery and invisible peripheral pulmonary artery....
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