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Hemangiopericytoma: an unusual cause of peritoneal carcinomatosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19602469     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Hemangiopericytoma, a rare mesenchymal tumour, is believed to originate from the pericyte of Zimmermann. It may affect every organ in the body. Recurrences after treatment and metastasis are well known. However, presentation of hemangiopericytoma with peritoneal carcinomatosis is not documented in literature. To the best our knowledge, we report the imaging findings of the first histologically proven case of hemangiopericytoma with peritoneal carcinomatosis.
Authors:
Mahesh Prakash; Hina Arif Mumtaz; Kushaljeet S Sodhi; R Kapoor; Niranjan Khandelwal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review     Date:  2009-06-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cancer imaging : the official publication of the International Cancer Imaging Society     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1470-7330     ISO Abbreviation:  Cancer Imaging     Publication Date:  2009  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-07-15     Completed Date:  2009-09-22     Revised Date:  2013-06-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101172931     Medline TA:  Cancer Imaging     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  32-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiodiagnosis, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, 160012 Chandigarh, India.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Hemangiopericytoma / radiography*,  secondary,  therapy
Humans
Liver Neoplasms / secondary,  therapy
Middle Aged
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / prevention & control
Omentum
Peritoneal Neoplasms / pathology,  radiography*,  therapy
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*
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