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Successful resection of a huge paraganglioma utilizing cardiopulmonary bypass.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22879564     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 54-year-old woman was diagnosed with a large paraganglioma in the left paraaortic area, extending into the aortopulmonary window and up to a right-sided superior vena cava. The tumor was treated with repeated embolizations that failed to reduce its size. Complete surgical excision was achieved utilizing cardiopulmonary bypass. The patient made a full recovery.
Authors:
Yasser Al-Jehani; Waleed Saleh; Zohair Al Halees; Mahmoud Ashour
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals     Volume:  20     ISSN:  1816-5370     ISO Abbreviation:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Publication Date:  2012 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-08-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9503417     Medline TA:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  482-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
altahlawi@hotmail.com.
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