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Postoperative outcomes in intimal aortic angiosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19563967     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Intimal angiosarcoma is a most unexpected cause of aortic occlusion. We present the case of a 74-year-old woman with intimal angiosarcoma that manifested with the triad of congestive heart failure, acute renal failure, and abdominal angina. A review of the literature and discussion of postoperative outcomes follows.
Authors:
Saila P Nicotera; Hector F Simosa; David R Campbell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of vascular surgery     Volume:  50     ISSN:  1097-6809     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Vasc. Surg.     Publication Date:  2009 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-06-30     Completed Date:  2009-07-09     Revised Date:  2012-10-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8407742     Medline TA:  J Vasc Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  186-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
General Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA. snicoter@bidmc.harvard.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aortic Valve Stenosis / etiology
Female
Hemangiosarcoma / complications,  surgery*
Humans
Treatment Outcome
Tunica Intima / pathology
Vascular Neoplasms / complications,  surgery*

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