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Rahim M, Beheshti S, Alavi A, Bannazadeh M. Coincidental pulmonary leiomyoma and arterio- venous malformation: a case report. Tehran Univ Med J 2008; 66 (5) :361-365
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Background: Lung leiomyoma and pulmonary arterio-venous malformation (PAVM) are both rare diseases. Occurrence of them in a patient is rare too. Because of their limited signs and symptoms and so serious complications, accurate diagnosis of both diseases is important.
Case report: We present a 73 -year old female with PAVM combine with a coincidental solid mass in left upper lobe. Because of fistula size and combination with a solid mass, the lesion is treated by left upper lobectomy.
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