Transcatheter treatment of SVC syndrome from histoplasmosis-related mediastinal fibrosis in a 9-year old male

Michael Johansen, Mark Hoyer, Martin Kleiman

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We report a case of mediastinal fibrosis secondary to histoplasmosis in a 9-year old male, who presented with superior vena cava syndrome. He was successfully treated by percutaneous superior vena cava stent placement in the outpatient cardiac catheterization laboratory.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)E708-E711
JournalCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions
Issue number5
StatePublished - Nov 1 2013



  • diagnostic cardiac catheterization
  • pediatric interventions
  • superior vena cava syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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