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Aortic and coronary embolism of anaplastic small-cell carcinoma of the lung.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3670199     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of macroscopic tumour embolism from an anaplastic small-cell carcinoma of the bronchus to the aortic bifurcation and the left main coronary artery is described. The emboli occluded both vessels and caused sudden death. To our knowledge, this is the first report of coronary embolism by this type of carcinoma. Previous reports of coronary embolism by lung tumours are reviewed briefly.
Authors:
R A Culver; P A Bampton; L P Bignold
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Medical journal of Australia     Volume:  147     ISSN:  0025-729X     ISO Abbreviation:  Med. J. Aust.     Publication Date:  1987 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-12-02     Completed Date:  1987-12-02     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0400714     Medline TA:  Med J Aust     Country:  AUSTRALIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  455-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Royal Adelaide Hospital, SA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aortic Diseases / etiology*,  pathology,  radiography
Coronary Disease / etiology*,  pathology,  radiography
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Neoplastic Cells, Circulating*

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