Missile embolism to the pulmonary artery is a rare event. We present a complicated case of missile embolism from the inferior vena cava to the pulmonary artery. The case illustrates the potential pitfalls in the management of these patients.
Singer, R. L., Dangleben, D. A., Salim, A., Kurek, S. J., Shah, K. T., Goodreau, J. J., & ... Szydlowski, G. W. (2003). Missile embolism to the pulmonary artery: case report and pitfalls of management. The Annals Of Thoracic Surgery, 76(5), 1722-1725.