Case Report - Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine and Therapeutics (2018) Volume 2, Issue 2
Trans-catheter closure of RPA to LA fistula by duct occluder device
Right pulmonary artery (RPA) to left atrium (LA) fistula is a rare variant of pulmonary arteriovenous
fistula (PAVF) which can cause central cyanosis. We are reporting a case with central cyanosis
with structurally normal heart on 2-dimensional (2D) echo which subsequently was diagnosed as a
case of RPA to LA fistula. He underwent successful trans- catheter closure of the fistula by duct
occlude device. Author(s): Mahua Roy,Amitava Chattopadhyay, Biswajit Bandhyopadhyay, Hemant nayak,Sushil Sukla.
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