Volume 1998, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • EISSN: 2227-0426



A 32 year old lady reported recurrent attacks of chest tightness and dyspnoea since childhood and a recent history of intermittent attacks of haemoptysis. A chest X-ray prompted further investigations which revealed isolated unilateral pulmonary artery agenesis (UPAA). She underwent right pneumonectomy and had a smooth post-operative recovery. She has been followed for 12 months and is enjoying good health.


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