Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
This condition is an abnormal passageway (fistula) between an artery and vein that occurs in the blood vessels of the lungs. The result is a shunting of blood, and thus the blood is not oxygenated properly.
by Potos A. Aagen, M.D.
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