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Intravascular epithelioid hemangioendothelioma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21460791     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
An epithelioid hemangioendothelioma arising from the right common femoral vein in a 50-year-old woman was treated by wide local excision and venous reconstruction with the ePTFE graft. This clinicopathologic entity is a rare cause of intravascular mass and is characterized by an intermediate malignant potential. To our knowledge, very few cases have been reported in the literature, and they are listed in this report. Gross and microscopic distinguishing features of epithelioid hemangioendothelioma are reviewed. Finally, clinical behavior is discussed and treatment options are suggested.
Authors:
Y Minyi; H Xintian; L Weimin; J Mier
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International angiology : a journal of the International Union of Angiology     Volume:  30     ISSN:  1827-1839     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Angiol     Publication Date:  2011 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-04-04     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8402693     Medline TA:  Int Angiol     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  181-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Vascular Surgery, The Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China - ymy966532@sina.com.
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