SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Pulmonary Vascular Disease II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Septic pulmonary emboli (PE) rarely occlude the main pulmonary arteries. There is no standard approach to treatment when this occurs. To our knowledge, pulmonary endarterectomy has not been attempted in a patient with submassive (American Heart Association definition for PE severity) septic PE.