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PA

The two-character ISO 3166 country Code for PANAMA.
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PA

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Panama. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Panamanian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Panama. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Panama. Each province has its own code with the prefix "PA." For example, the code for the Province of Bocas del Toro is ISO 3166-2:PA-1.
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Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: case report and review of literature concerning teenagers and adults.
Pulmonary artery [beta]-hydroxyproline concentration followed a similar pattern as pulmonary artery Cu concentrations.
A small postmortem study showed that 61% of patients with these catheters had mural thrombus in the superior vena cava, right atrium or the pulmonary artery and 11% had evidence of pulmonary infarction (75).
Hydatid cyst of the pulmonary artery secondary to hepatic hydatid cyst embolism.
Pulmonary artery involvement and associated lung disease in Behcet disease: a series of 47 patients.
Branch pulmonary artery stenosis can be evaluated with CE angiogram and peak velocity calculated with VEPC imaging.
Chest CT showed expansive growth of the pulmonary artery tumor at 4, 8, and 9 months from the first visit to occupy the entire lumen, while the pulmonary trunk and left pulmonary artery were not involved (Figures 2(a), 2(c), and 2(e)).
The high pulmonary vascular resistance in neonates allows forward perfusion of the anomalous RCA from the pulmonary artery. Eventually, as the pulmonary vascular resistance starts to fall, the well-oxygenated blood coming into the anomalous coronary (through the collateral vessels from the left coronary) is forwarded to the pulmonary trunk.
The CT showed multiple intraluminal cystic filling defects in the right main pulmonary artery and right lobar branches, mostly pulmonary artery hydatid cysts (see Figures 1 and 2).
However, pulmonary artery embolism due to hydatid cyst is an extremely rare entity that can be seen secondary to cardiovascular system invasion.
While various strategies have been employed to reduce readmissions, such as remote monitoring of patient weights, early cardiology consultations in the emergency room, and prompt outpatient follow-up after discharge, one valuable tool that remains greatly underutilized is the CardioMEMS (Abbott), a remote pulmonary artery pressure-monitoring system.
Non-contrast-enhanced multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) of the chest showed a well-delineated, nodular, hypodense mass with fluid attenuation in the right pulmonary artery (Figure 1) and multiple millimetric, hypodense lesions filling the upper lobe branches and surrounding the parenchyma (Figure 2, 3).

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