TABLE 1

Balloon pulmonary angioplasty complications

During the procedureAfter the procedure
Vascular injury with/without haemoptysisLung injury (radiographic opacity with/without haemoptysis, with/without hypoxaemia)
Wire perforationRenal dysfunction
Balloon over-dilatationAccess site problems
High-pressure contrast injection
Vascular dissection
Allergic reaction to contrast