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Primary de novo angiosarcoma of the pleura.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22365000     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Primary angiosarcoma of the pleura is an extremely rare soft tissue tumor with a poor prognosis. We report a case of primary angiosarcoma of the pleura in which the patient was admitted for dyspnea and massive bilateral recurrent hemothorax with fatal outcome. We also review the literature.
Authors:
Michael Lorentziadis; Antigoni Sourlas
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  93     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-02-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  996-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Athens Medical Center, Athens, Greece.
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