CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 129-131

Hughes-Stovin Syndrome: An Unusual Cause for Recurrent Hemomptysis


1 Department of Cardiology, Interventional Radiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
2 Department of Cardiology, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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Sundar Chidambaram
Department of Cardiology, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana
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DOI: 10.4103/ijves.ijves_55_16

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A 24 year old female presented with recurrent hemoptysis and the work up revealed a large right pulmonary artery aneurysm for which she underwent endovascular intervention with relief of symptoms. Her symptoms recurred after one month and now she had left pulmonary artery aneurysm, again treated with endovascular intervention. With systemic symptoms and absence of signs of Behcets syndrome led to diagnosis of Hughes-Stovin Syndrome. She symptom free at 18 months with immunosuppression.


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