Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistulas and Nocardial Brain Abscess in Close Relatives

  • Martina Špero


This is a story about a 63-year-old female patient, a mother, and a 41-year-old male patient, a son, who were both previously operated because of pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas (PAVFs): mother in 1996 and a son in 1995. In 2013, they were both admitted to our emergency hospital department (EHD) due to neurological symptoms.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martina Špero
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  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic and InterventioClinical Hospital DubravaZagrebCroatia

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