bronchial artery

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Related to bronchial artery: pulmonary artery, bronchial vein
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Noun1.bronchial artery - arteries that accompany the bronchioles
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
lung - either of two saclike respiratory organs in the chest of vertebrates; serves to remove carbon dioxide and provide oxygen to the blood
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The present study was intended to evaluate the role of various co-morbid risk factors in bronchial artery embolisation (BAE) for managing haemoptysis.
The blood supply to lungs occur through bronchial artery which is subjected to vasoconstriction in the absence of ventilation and can lead to ischemic injury to lungs13-16.
Massive hemoptysis is a life threatening respiratory emergency with high mortality and the bronchial artery (BA) is the most frequent source [1].
For extra-cardiac malformations, 12 patients were discovered to have pulmonary artery hypertension, 11 patients to have persistent ductus arteriosus [Figure 2], 6 patients to have bronchial artery dilation, 3 patients to have an aberrant right subclavian artery, 1 patient to have an isolated left subclavian artery [Figure 3], 1 patient to have aorta-pulmonary artery collateral circulation and 3 patients were identified having ascending aorta (AA)-descending aorta (DA) collateral circulation.
3) In our cases, we discussed the anomalies of pulmonary vessels leading to decreased pulmonary artery pressures, bronchial artery hypertrophy, and hemoptysis.
Hughes-Stovin syndrome (HSS) is a very rare clinical entity, which is characterized by peripheral venous thrombosis and multiple pulmonary and/or bronchial artery aneurysms and is associated with a high mortality.
Haemoptysis usually originates from the bronchial artery but the pulmonary artery might be the culprit vessel in recurrent haemoptysis.
We report a patient with atypical angina whom there was bifid origin of the right coronary artery, coexisting with an anomalous right bronchial artery originating from the circumflex coronary artery.
Despite the origin of ILS from the aorta, the aberrant artery to ILS malformation is not thick-walled like a bronchial artery, but thin-walled with a wide lumen like a pulmonary artery.
In addition, the blood pressure through pulmonary arteries is much lower than that of the bronchial artery system, Dr.