10 December 2018
The image is really strong. The 36-year-old was suffering from heart failure and all specialists were really surprised to see that it was coming out of his body.
Explanation is not simple and none of the specialists who have discovered this strong image can still determine what has happened.
The episode happened in the United States when he was 36 years old He started coughing and finally expelled this 15-cm blood clot from the right bronchial tree.
The image of the observational clot seems a little artistic, but it was unbelievably out of place by a patient who turned to the medical center for help. This was provided by physicians Gavit Woodard and Georg Wiflealer, specialists from the University of California, who treat this person.
In turn, it was published by the newspaper New England Journal of Medicine, and from this moment on, this curious picture is spread all over the world. "We were surprised, this is a curiosity you can not imagine, that is, it's very, very, very rare"– said one of them while they were publishing The AtlanticAnd the explanations do not reach, especially because they were thrown intact.
This 36-year-old patient suffers from "heart failure with a 20% ejection fraction, replacement of the bioprosthetic aortic valve for bilateral aortic stenosis, aortic aneurysm, and permanent pacemaker for a full heart block. "
After entering the intensive ward of the hospital, he was immediately connected to a pump to start the bloodstream. The medical report states: "Impella's Ventricular Support Instrument is being used to treat acute heart failure and continuous heparin infusion for systemic anticoagulation has begun."
And add: "During an extreme cough attack, the patient spontaneously expelled unchanged mold from the right bronchial tree"One week later, the patient showed no favorable signs when placing the camera support device and He died of complications of heart failure.