[X] Close
You are about to erase all the values you have customized, search history, page format, etc.
Click here to RESET all values       Click here to GO BACK without resetting any value
Items 1 to 100 of about 132
1. Hillock R, Lainchbury J, Robinson B: Images in cardiology: Cardiac angiosarcoma: diagnosis by coronary angiography. Heart; 2005 Oct;91(10):1270
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Images in cardiology: Cardiac angiosarcoma: diagnosis by coronary angiography.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / radiography. Hemangiosarcoma / radiography
  • [MeSH-minor] Coronary Angiography. Echocardiography. Echocardiography, Transesophageal. Heart Atria. Humans. Male. Middle Aged

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16162611.001).
  • [ISSN] 1468-201X
  • [Journal-full-title] Heart (British Cardiac Society)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC1769124
  •  go-up   go-down


2. Kontogiorgi M, Exarchos D, Charitos C, Floros I, Rontogianni D, Roussos C, Routsi C: Primary right atrium angiosarcoma mimicking pericarditis. World J Surg Oncol; 2007;5:120
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary right atrium angiosarcoma mimicking pericarditis.
  • BACKGROUND: Primary cardiac neoplasms occur rarely and most of them are benign.
  • Malignant tumors including angiosarcoma are extremely rare and have a non specific clinical presentation and a poor prognosis.
  • Autopsy revealed the mass of the right atrium, which was identified on histological examination as primary cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • CONCLUSION: This case highlights the difficulties both in early diagnosis and in the management of patients with cardiac angiosarcoma.

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Int J Cardiol. 1997 Dec 19;62(3):273-5 [9476688.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2000 Jul-Aug;20(4):1073-103; quiz 1110-1, 1112 [10903697.001]
  • [Cites] Heart Lung Circ. 2001;10(3):166; author reply 167 [16352057.001]
  • [Cites] Cardiovasc Pathol. 2006 Jan-Feb;15(1):57-8 [16414459.001]
  • [Cites] Cardiovasc Pathol. 2006 Mar-Apr;15(2):110-2 [16533700.001]
  • [Cites] J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Feb;20(2):197.e5-8 [17275708.001]
  • [Cites] Chest. 1987 Nov;92(5):860-2 [3665601.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Surg. 1980 Feb;191(2):127-38 [7362282.001]
  • [Cites] Int J Cardiol. 2002 Jul;84(1):69-75 [12104067.001]
  • [Cites] Cardiology. 1995;86(1):83-5 [7728796.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 1997 Jan-Feb;17(1):145-53 [9017805.001]
  • (PMID = 17953738.001).
  • [ISSN] 1477-7819
  • [Journal-full-title] World journal of surgical oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] World J Surg Oncol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2174942
  •  go-up   go-down


3. Tremaine LA, Gaertner EM: Pathologic quiz case: persistent hemopericardial effusion in a 54-year-old man. Primary cardiac angiosarcoma. Arch Pathol Lab Med; 2005 Jan;129(1):117-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Pathologic quiz case: persistent hemopericardial effusion in a 54-year-old man. Primary cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Pericardial Effusion / etiology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15628893.001).
  • [ISSN] 1543-2165
  • [Journal-full-title] Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


Advertisement
4. Yildiz A, Yakut N, Kurtoglu T, Okcun B, Kupelioglu A: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma with right coronary-to-right atrium fistula. Cardiovasc J Afr; 2008 Jan-Feb;19(1):26-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma with right coronary-to-right atrium fistula.
  • Primary tumours of the heart are rare.
  • About 25% of all cardiac tumours are malignant and the most common of these is the angiosarcoma.
  • We present a 61-year-old male with a right atrial angiosarcoma that was detected on coronary angiography.
  • Pathological examination of the tumour was consistent with a cardiac angiosacoma and the diagnosis was also confirmed by immuno-histochemistry.
  • [MeSH-major] Fistula. Heart Atria / pathology. Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Chronic Disease. Coronary Angiography. Coronary Vessels / pathology. Fatal Outcome. Heart Septum / surgery. Humans. Hypercholesterolemia / complications. Hypertension / complications. Male. Middle Aged. Neovascularization, Pathologic. Recovery of Function

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Fistulas.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18320083.001).
  • [ISSN] 1995-1892
  • [Journal-full-title] Cardiovascular journal of Africa
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cardiovasc J Afr
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] South Africa
  •  go-up   go-down


5. van der Lee C, Klootwijk PJ, van Geuns RJ, Maat LP, den Bakker MA: Angiosarcoma of the right atrium presenting as collapse. Int J Cardiol; 2009 Feb 6;132(1):e17-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma of the right atrium presenting as collapse.
  • Primary cardiac malignancy should always be considered as a rare underlying cause.
  • Angiosarcoma is the most common cardiac malignancy, which often arises as a mass in the right atrium.
  • We describe a young patient with collapse due to pericardial effusion caused by a primary cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • The case is an example of the difficulties and dilemmas which may be encountered in assessing the diagnosis of cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Pericardial Effusion / etiology. Unconsciousness / etiology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Diagnosis, Differential. Dizziness. Dyspnea. Fatal Outcome. Heart Atria. Humans. Lung Neoplasms / radiography. Lung Neoplasms / secondary. Male. Pericardiocentesis

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18031846.001).
  • [ISSN] 1874-1754
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cardiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  •  go-up   go-down


6. Holtan SG, Allen RD, Henkel DM, Kamal AH, Novak GD, O'Cochlain F, Chandrasekaran K, Mullany CJ, Wright RS: Angiosarcoma of the pericardium presenting as hemorrhagic pleuropericarditis, cardiac tamponade, and thromboembolic phenomena. Int J Cardiol; 2007 Jan 31;115(1):e8-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma of the pericardium presenting as hemorrhagic pleuropericarditis, cardiac tamponade, and thromboembolic phenomena.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Cardiac Tamponade / diagnosis. Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Diagnosis, Differential. Fatal Outcome. Female. Hemorrhage / etiology. Humans. Middle Aged. Pericarditis / diagnosis. Pericarditis / etiology. Pericardium. Pleurisy / diagnosis. Pleurisy / etiology. Thromboembolism / diagnosis. Thromboembolism / etiology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16904210.001).
  • [ISSN] 1874-1754
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cardiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  •  go-up   go-down


7. Brooks AL, Eberlein PE, Couch LA, Boecker BB: The role of dose-rate on risk from internally-deposited radionuclides and the potential need to separate dose-rate effectiveness factor (DREF) from the dose and dose-rate effectiveness factor (DDREF). Health Phys; 2009 Nov;97(5):458-69
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • (4) a significant increase in hemangiosarcoma in the heart and tracheobronchial lymph nodes was observed after very high doses;.
  • [MeSH-minor] Administration, Inhalation. Aluminum Silicates / chemistry. Animals. Dogs. Heart Failure / etiology. Heart Failure / physiopathology. Humans. Longevity / radiation effects. Lung Diseases / etiology. Lung Diseases / physiopathology. Neoplasms, Radiation-Induced / etiology. Neoplasms, Radiation-Induced / physiopathology. Risk. Solubility. Thorax / radiation effects

  • COS Scholar Universe. author profiles.
  • NCI CPTC Antibody Characterization Program. NCI CPTC Antibody Characterization Program .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19820455.001).
  • [ISSN] 1538-5159
  • [Journal-full-title] Health physics
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Health Phys
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Aluminum Silicates; 0 / Radioisotopes; 1327-36-2 / aluminosilicate
  •  go-up   go-down


8. Vitovskiĭ RM: [Efficacy of the surgical treatment for malignant heart tumors]. Klin Khir; 2005 Jan;(1):35-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Efficacy of the surgical treatment for malignant heart tumors].
  • Peculiarities of malignant cardiac tumors surgical treatment were studied, basing on analysis of 33 observations.
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma was diagnosed in 9 patients, angiosarcoma--in 11, leyomyosarcoma--in 6, malignant mixoma--in 4, fibrosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and liposarcoma--each as a single observation.
  • Special attention was paid to guarantee the maximal radicalism in the tumor excision, what made it necessary in 8 observations to perform additive surgical procedures, such as interatrial septum and atrial walls plasty, plastic operations on cardiac valves and the valves prostheses.

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Heart Surgery.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15786840.001).
  • [ISSN] 0023-2130
  • [Journal-full-title] Klinichna khirurhiia
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Klin Khir
  • [Language] RUS
  • [Publication-type] English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Ukraine
  •  go-up   go-down


9. Khalil MF, Thomas A, Aassad A, Rubin M, Taub RN: Epithelioid Angiosarcoma of the Small Intestine After Occupational Exposure to Radiation and Polyvinyl Chloride: A case Report and Review of Literature. Sarcoma; 2005;9(3-4):161-4
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Epithelioid Angiosarcoma of the Small Intestine After Occupational Exposure to Radiation and Polyvinyl Chloride: A case Report and Review of Literature.
  • They may affect internal organs, such as the heart, liver, and spleen, and only rarely do they emerge in the gastrointestinal tract.

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18521426.001).
  • [ISSN] 1357-714X
  • [Journal-full-title] Sarcoma
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Sarcoma
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Egypt
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2395632
  •  go-up   go-down


10. Navarro Calzada J, Sierra Bergua B: [Epileptic seizure as a first sign of a cardiac angiosarcoma]. Neurologia; 2010 Apr;25(3):198-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Epileptic seizure as a first sign of a cardiac angiosarcoma].
  • [Transliterated title] Crisis epiléptica como primera manifestación de angiosarcoma cardíaco.
  • [MeSH-major] Brain Neoplasms. Epilepsy / etiology. Heart Neoplasms. Hemangiosarcoma

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Brain Tumors.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Epilepsy.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20492868.001).
  • [ISSN] 0213-4853
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurología (Barcelona, Spain)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurologia
  • [Language] spa
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Spain
  •  go-up   go-down


11. Truong PT, Jones SO, Martens B, Alexander C, Paquette M, Joe H, Hart J, Allan SJ: Treatment and outcomes in adult patients with primary cardiac sarcoma: the British Columbia Cancer Agency experience. Ann Surg Oncol; 2009 Dec;16(12):3358-65
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Treatment and outcomes in adult patients with primary cardiac sarcoma: the British Columbia Cancer Agency experience.
  • BACKGROUND: To evaluate treatment and survival in a cohort of patients referred to a Canadian institution with newly diagnosed primary cardiac sarcoma.
  • METHODS: Between 1990 and 2006, 16 patients were referred to the British Columbia Cancer Agency with pathologically confirmed sarcoma of cardiac origin.
  • The most common histologic subtype was angiosarcoma.
  • CONCLUSIONS: Patients with nonmetastatic cardiac sarcoma amenable to complete resection experienced improved survival.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / therapy. Sarcoma / therapy

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19830494.001).
  • [ISSN] 1534-4681
  • [Journal-full-title] Annals of surgical oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Ann. Surg. Oncol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


12. Morjaria JB, Choong CK, Amsha K, Stewart S, Wells FC, Rintoul RC: Small cell lung cancer mimicking a pulmonary venous angiosarcoma. Thorax; 2009 Sep;64(9):827-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Small cell lung cancer mimicking a pulmonary venous angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Lung Neoplasms / diagnosis. Pulmonary Veins. Small Cell Lung Carcinoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Aged. Diagnosis, Differential. Heart Atria / pathology. Humans. Incidental Findings. Male. Neoplasm Invasiveness

  • Genetic Alliance. consumer health - Lung Cancer.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Lung Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19717720.001).
  • [ISSN] 1468-3296
  • [Journal-full-title] Thorax
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Thorax
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


13. Santo K, Dandekar U: Primary right atrial angiosarcoma. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann; 2008 Dec;16(6):490-1
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary right atrial angiosarcoma.
  • A rare case of right atrial angiosarcoma is described in a 55-year-old man who was admitted with acute chest pain.
  • Electrocardiography, cardiac enzymes, and chest radiography were negative.
  • His pain settled and he was discharged, but readmitted 15 days later with clinical features of cardiac tamponade.
  • Emergency surgery was performed to excise a right atrial tumor, which histology confirmed to be an angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Atria / pathology. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Angina Pectoris / etiology. Cardiac Surgical Procedures. Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Clinical Enzyme Tests. Electrocardiography. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Pericardial Effusion / etiology. Tomography, X-Ray Computed

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18984761.001).
  • [ISSN] 1816-5370
  • [Journal-full-title] Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


14. Juergens KU, Hoffmeier A, Riemann B, Maintz D: Early detection of local tumour recurrence and pulmonary metastasis in cardiac angiosarcoma with PET-CT and MRI. Eur Heart J; 2007 Mar;28(6):663
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Early detection of local tumour recurrence and pulmonary metastasis in cardiac angiosarcoma with PET-CT and MRI.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / secondary. Lung Neoplasms / secondary
  • [MeSH-minor] Early Diagnosis. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Angiography. Middle Aged. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / diagnosis. Positron-Emission Tomography

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Lung Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17363449.001).
  • [ISSN] 0195-668X
  • [Journal-full-title] European heart journal
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Eur. Heart J.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


15. Hosokawa Y, Kodani E, Kusama Y, Kamiya M, Yoshikawa M, Hirasawa Y, Nakagomi A, Atarashi H, Maeda S, Mizuno K: Cardiac angiosarcoma diagnosed by transvenous endomyocardial biopsy with the aid of transesophageal echocardiography and intra-procedural consultation. Int Heart J; 2010;51(5):367-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma diagnosed by transvenous endomyocardial biopsy with the aid of transesophageal echocardiography and intra-procedural consultation.
  • In order to confirm the histological diagnosis, we attempted transvenous endomyocardial tumor biopsy under fluoroscopic guidance.
  • These findings indicated a definite diagnosis of angiosarcoma.
  • Three months later, CT scans showed a reduction in the size of the cardiac tumor.
  • [MeSH-major] Biopsy / methods. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Ultrasonography, Interventional / methods

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Biopsy.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20966612.001).
  • [ISSN] 1349-3299
  • [Journal-full-title] International heart journal
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int Heart J
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  •  go-up   go-down


16. Fonseca V, Reis G, Lourenço C, Alves C, Vasconcelos AP, Martelo F, Bravio I, Lousinha A, Timóteo AT, Pinto E, Granadeiro J, Pinto Saraiva A: [Pulmonary metastasis in a cardiac angiosarcoma - case report and discussion]. Rev Port Pneumol; 2009 Nov-Dec;15(6):1175-84
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Pulmonary metastasis in a cardiac angiosarcoma - case report and discussion].
  • Investigation revealed changes in the cardiac cavities and multiple lung nodules, suggesting subacute endocarditis with septic pulmonary embolism.
  • Admitted to the pulmonology unit patient underwent videothoracsopy which diagnosed cardiac angiosarcoma with pulmonary metastisation.
  • Within a few days there was a rapid evolution of the clinical picture, with cardiac failure and death of the patient without radiotherapy or adjuvant chemotherapy being started.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / secondary. Lung Neoplasms / secondary

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Lung Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19859633.001).
  • [ISSN] 2172-6825
  • [Journal-full-title] Revista portuguesa de pneumologia
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Rev Port Pneumol
  • [Language] por
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Portugal
  •  go-up   go-down


17. Costantini R, Di Bartolomeo N, Francomano F, Angelucci D, Innocenti P: Epithelioid angiosarcoma of the gallbladder: case report. J Gastrointest Surg; 2005 Jul-Aug;9(6):822-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Epithelioid angiosarcoma of the gallbladder: case report.
  • A patient with epithelioid angiosarcoma of the gallbladder is described.
  • [MeSH-major] Cholecystectomy / methods. Gallbladder Neoplasms / pathology. Gallbladder Neoplasms / surgery. Hemangiosarcoma / secondary. Hemangiosarcoma / surgery. Liver Neoplasms / secondary

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Gallbladder Cancer.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Liver Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Ann Surg. 1943 Sep;118(3):445-64 [17858281.001]
  • [Cites] Histopathology. 1994 Mar;24(3):269-71 [7726886.001]
  • [Cites] Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1954 Nov;99(5):529-41 [13205425.001]
  • [Cites] Am Heart J. 1987 May;113(5):1228-30 [3578017.001]
  • [Cites] J Clin Pathol. 1990 Sep;43(9):752-7 [2212067.001]
  • [Cites] Eur J Surg Oncol. 1994 Feb;20(1):63-7 [8131872.001]
  • [Cites] World J Surg. 1982 Jan;6(1):3-9 [7090393.001]
  • [Cites] J Urol. 1987 May;137(5):984-5 [3106655.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Gastroenterol. 1989 Nov;84(11):1431-3 [2816877.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Chir Gynaecol Fenn. 1972;61(3):185-9 [4678469.001]
  • [Cites] Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1983 Jun;107(6):304-7 [6687794.001]
  • (PMID = 15985238.001).
  • [ISSN] 1091-255X
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Gastrointest. Surg.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


18. Orlandi A, Ferlosio A, Roselli M, Chiariello L, Spagnoli LG: Cardiac sarcomas: an update. J Thorac Oncol; 2010 Sep;5(9):1483-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac sarcomas: an update.
  • Primary cardiac sarcomas are rare and represent 20% of all primary cardiac tumors.
  • Symptoms depend on the chambers and the cardiac structures involved.
  • Transthoracic echocardiography is commonly used to identify a cardiac mass.
  • The diagnosis of cardiac sarcoma requires adequate sampling and the careful use of ancillary diagnostic techniques.
  • In the most recent histologic classification, angiosarcoma is the most common malignant tumor of the heart with recognizable differentiation.
  • Undifferentiated sarcomas account for one-third of all cardiac sarcomas and have been incorporated in the malignant fibrous histiocytoma/pleomorphic sarcoma subgroup.
  • Elective cardiac sarcoma therapy includes complete surgical excision when possible, followed by radio and chemotherapeutic regimen, the latter preferably containing anthracyclines, ifosfamide, or taxanes.
  • Prognosis of cardiac sarcomas is very poor, with mean survival ranging from 9.6 to 16.5 months.
  • A less-aggressive course seems related to the left atrium location, a low histologic grading with scarce cellular pleomorphism and low-mitotic activity, absence of necrosis, myxoid tumor appearance, and absence of metastasis at diagnosis.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Heart Neoplasms / therapy. Sarcoma / diagnosis. Sarcoma / therapy

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [CommentIn] J Thorac Oncol. 2011 May;6(5):970-1 [21623272.001]
  • (PMID = 20651614.001).
  • [ISSN] 1556-1380
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of thoracic oncology : official publication of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Thorac Oncol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor
  •  go-up   go-down


19. Wiedemann D, Bonaros N, Schachner T, Bonatti J, Laufer G, Kocher A: Cardiac angiosarcoma with reconstruction of the right atrium. Heart Surg Forum; 2010 Dec;13(6):E397-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma with reconstruction of the right atrium.
  • A tumor highly suspicious for an angiosarcoma was identified by computed tomography and was suggestive of infiltration into the superior vena cava (SVC) and the majority of the right atrium.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures / methods. Heart Neoplasms / surgery. Hemangiosarcoma / surgery. Reconstructive Surgical Procedures / instrumentation. Reconstructive Surgical Procedures / methods

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 21169152.001).
  • [ISSN] 1522-6662
  • [Journal-full-title] The heart surgery forum
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart Surg Forum
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


20. Stoian I, Piser IT, Kulcsar I, Chioncel O, Carp A, Macarie C: Rare tumors of the heart--angiosarcoma, pericardial lipoma, leiomyosarcoma. Three case reports. J Med Life; 2010 Apr-Jun;3(2):178-82
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Rare tumors of the heart--angiosarcoma, pericardial lipoma, leiomyosarcoma. Three case reports.
  • Primary tumors of the heart, pericardium and inferior vena cava are extremely rare.
  • Three cases of surgically/biopsy proven angiosarcoma of the right atrium, pericardial lipoma and leiomyosarcoma of inferior vena cava--demonstrated by ultrasound, computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)--are presented here.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Leiomyosarcoma / diagnosis. Lipoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Echocardiography. Female. Heart Atria. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Middle Aged. Pericardium. Tomography, X-Ray Computed. Vena Cava, Inferior

  • Genetic Alliance. consumer health - Leiomyosarcoma.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Australas Radiol. 2000 Aug;44(3):321-4 [10974728.001]
  • [Cites] Surg Today. 2004;34(4):370-3 [15052457.001]
  • [Cites] Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2008 Oct;6(9):1217-22 [18939909.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Clin Oncol. 2009 Aug;32(4):436-42 [19657238.001]
  • (PMID = 20968205.001).
  • [ISSN] 1844-122X
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of medicine and life
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Med Life
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Romania
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC3019051
  •  go-up   go-down


21. Carpino F, Pezzoli F, Petrozza V, Carpino G, Evangelista A, Mutone D, Reali M, Gaudio C: Angiosarcoma of the heart: structural and ultrastructural study. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci; 2005 Jul-Aug;9(4):231-40
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma of the heart: structural and ultrastructural study.
  • BACKGROUND: Primary cardiac tumours are rare.
  • Nearly 70% of primary cardiac tumours are benign, the majority of which are represented by myxomas.
  • The most frequent primary cardiac neoplasm is the angiosarcoma that represents 31% of primary cardiac malignant.
  • We report a particular clinical case of cardiac angiosarcoma, its light and transmission electron microscopic aspects and a review of the recent literature.
  • The fragments obtained from autoptic tumoral cardiac tissue were processed for light and electron microscopy.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16128044.001).
  • [ISSN] 1128-3602
  • [Journal-full-title] European review for medical and pharmacological sciences
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Italy
  •  go-up   go-down


22. Kaushik M, Alla VM, Pasupuleti S, Hunter C, Shatat L, Hunter WJ: Cardiac angiosarcoma and recurrent pericardial effusion. South Med J; 2010 Aug;103(8):849-50
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma and recurrent pericardial effusion.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Pericardial Effusion / etiology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20622718.001).
  • [ISSN] 1541-8243
  • [Journal-full-title] Southern medical journal
  • [ISO-abbreviation] South. Med. J.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


23. Beland FA, Benson RW, Mellick PW, Kovatch RM, Roberts DW, Fang JL, Doerge DR: Effect of ethanol on the tumorigenicity of urethane (ethyl carbamate) in B6C3F1 mice. Food Chem Toxicol; 2005 Jan;43(1):1-19
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • Urethane caused dose-dependent increases in liver, lung, and harderian gland adenoma or carcinoma and hemangiosarcoma of the liver and heart in both sexes, mammary gland and ovarian tumors in females, and squamous cell papilloma or carcinoma of the skin and forestomach in males.
  • In female mice administered 10 ppm and 90 ppm urethane, ethanol caused dose-related increases in alveolar/bronchiolar adenoma or carcinoma and hemangiosarcoma of the heart, respectively.

  • COS Scholar Universe. author profiles.
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. ETHYL CARBAMATE .
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. ETHANOL .
  • Mouse Genome Informatics (MGI). Mouse Genome Informatics (MGI) .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15582191.001).
  • [ISSN] 0278-6915
  • [Journal-full-title] Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Food Chem. Toxicol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Carcinogens; 0 / DNA Adducts; 3IN71E75Z5 / Urethane; 3K9958V90M / Ethanol; 9035-51-2 / Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
  •  go-up   go-down


24. Shirani S, Soleymanzadeh-Ardabili M, Arami M: Intimal sarcoma of the descending aorta. Arch Iran Med; 2007 Apr;10(2):253-4
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • Primary intimal angiosarcoma of the aorta (i.e., mostly intraluminal sarcomas with evidence of endothelial differentiation) is extraordinarily rare.
  • We report a case in which the diagnosis was accurately made using immunohistochemistry in an embolectomy specimen.
  • [MeSH-major] Aorta. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Neoplastic Cells, Circulating / metabolism. Thromboembolism / metabolism. Vascular Neoplasms / pathology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17367235.001).
  • [ISSN] 1029-2977
  • [Journal-full-title] Archives of Iranian medicine
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Arch Iran Med
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Iran
  •  go-up   go-down


25. Brinckman SL, van der Wouw P: Images in cardiovascular medicine. Angiosarcoma of the pericardium: a fatal disease. Circulation; 2005 Jun 14;111(23):e388-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Images in cardiovascular medicine. Angiosarcoma of the pericardium: a fatal disease.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Pericardium / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Echocardiography. Heart Ventricles / pathology. Heart Ventricles / ultrasonography. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15956142.001).
  • [ISSN] 1524-4539
  • [Journal-full-title] Circulation
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Circulation
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


26. Di Bella G, Gaeta M, Patanè L, Lentini S: Tissue characterization of a primary cardiac angiosarcoma using magnetic resonance imaging. Rev Esp Cardiol; 2010 Nov;63(11):1382-3
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Tissue characterization of a primary cardiac angiosarcoma using magnetic resonance imaging.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - MRI Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 21070735.001).
  • [ISSN] 1579-2242
  • [Journal-full-title] Revista española de cardiología
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Rev Esp Cardiol
  • [Language] eng; spa
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Spain
  •  go-up   go-down


27. Chun R, Kellihan HB, Henik RA, Stepien RL: Comparison of plasma cardiac troponin I concentrations among dogs with cardiac hemangiosarcoma, noncardiac hemangiosarcoma, other neoplasms, and pericardial effusion of nonhemangiosarcoma origin. J Am Vet Med Assoc; 2010 Oct 1;237(7):806-11
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Comparison of plasma cardiac troponin I concentrations among dogs with cardiac hemangiosarcoma, noncardiac hemangiosarcoma, other neoplasms, and pericardial effusion of nonhemangiosarcoma origin.
  • OBJECTIVE: To determine whether plasma cardiac troponin I (cTnl) concentrations can be used to identify cardiac involvement in dogs with hemangiosarcoma, exclude cardiac hemangiosarcoma in dogs with noncardiac hemangiosarcoma, and identify cardiac hemangiosarcoma in dogs with pericardial effusion.
  • ANIMALS: 57 dogs (18 with confirmed [5 dogs] or suspected [13] cardiac hemangiosarcoma, 14 with confirmed hemangiosarcoma involving sites other than the heart [noncardiac hemangiosarcoma], 10 with pericardial effusion not caused by hemangiosarcoma, and 15 with noncardiac nonhemangiosarcoma neoplasms).
  • RESULTS: Median plasma cTnl concentration in dogs with cardiac hemangiosarcoma was significantly higher than the concentration in each of the other groups.
  • A plasma cTnl concentration > 0.25 ng/mL could be used to identify cardiac involvement in dogs with hemangiosarcoma at any site (sensitivity, 78%; specificity, 71 %).
  • A plasma cTnl concentration > 0.25 ng/mL could be used to identify cardiac hemangiosarcoma in dogs with pericardia effusion (sensitivity, 81%; specificity, 100%).
  • CONCLUSIONS AND CLINICAL RELEVANCE: The median plasma cTnl concentration was higher in dogs with cardiac hemangiosarcoma, compared with the median concentration in dogs with hemangiosarcoma at other sites, dogs with other neoplasms, and dogs with pericardial effusion not caused by hemangiosarcoma.
  • The plasma cTnl concentration may be used to identify cardiac involvement in dogs with hemangiosarcoma and to identify cardiac hemangiosarcoma in dogs with pericardial effusion.
  • [MeSH-major] Dog Diseases / blood. Heart Neoplasms / veterinary. Hemangiosarcoma / veterinary. Pericardial Effusion / veterinary. Troponin I / blood

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20919846.001).
  • [ISSN] 0003-1488
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Comparative Study; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor; 0 / Troponin I
  •  go-up   go-down


28. Afonso PV, Antunes MJ: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma. Extended resection of the right atrial wall. Case report. Rev Port Cardiol; 2007 Nov;26(11):1189-94
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma. Extended resection of the right atrial wall. Case report.
  • She is currently well and asymptomatic, with no signs of recurrence ten months after surgery and nearly 24 months after the initial diagnosis.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / surgery. Hemangiosarcoma / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods. Female. Humans. Middle Aged

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18297840.001).
  • [ISSN] 0870-2551
  • [Journal-full-title] Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgão oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Rev Port Cardiol
  • [Language] eng; por
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Portugal
  •  go-up   go-down


29. Vautrin E, Barone-Rochette G, Thony F, Lantuejoul S, Towie DH, Bach V, Baguet JP: Hemorrhagic tamponade due to cardiac angiosarcoma. South Med J; 2010 Oct;103(10):1055-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Hemorrhagic tamponade due to cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • Prognosis of angiosarcoma, the most common primary malignant cardiac tumor, is very poor.
  • Newer imaging modalities, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), play an important role in the evaluation of cardiac masses.
  • The case of a man admitted to the emergency room for a cardiac tamponade is reported.
  • Thoracic computed tomography and MRI diagnosed a pericardial tumor, for which surgical biopsy revealed an angiosarcoma.
  • Etiologies of hemorrhagic tamponades are discussed, as well as treatment of cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Pericardial Effusion / etiology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20802380.001).
  • [ISSN] 1541-8243
  • [Journal-full-title] Southern medical journal
  • [ISO-abbreviation] South. Med. J.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


30. Hori Y, Funabashi N, Miyauchi H, Nakagawa K, Shimura H, Miyazaki M, Kozono H, Nagai Y, Ishikura H, Nagai T, Kobayashi Y, Komuro I: Angiosarcoma in the right atria demonstrated by fusion images of multislice computed tomography and positron emission tomography using F-18 Fluoro-Deoxyglucose. Int J Cardiol; 2007 Dec 15;123(1):e15-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma in the right atria demonstrated by fusion images of multislice computed tomography and positron emission tomography using F-18 Fluoro-Deoxyglucose.
  • Primary cardiac tumors are rare.
  • In this report, using fusion images of multislice computed tomography (MSCT) and positron emission tomography (PET) using F-18 Fluoro-Deoxyglucose, we could diagnose, morphologically, the location, size and extent of the tumor, and degree of blood flow from the feeding artery (by MSCT) and establish that this cardiac tumor was malignant (by PET) before surgical operation.
  • Histologically, the tumor was diagnosed as a cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Fluorodeoxyglucose F18. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Positron-Emission Tomography / methods. Radiopharmaceuticals. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Diagnosis, Differential. Heart Atria. Humans. Male. Middle Aged

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - CT Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17316847.001).
  • [ISSN] 1874-1754
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cardiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Radiopharmaceuticals; 0Z5B2CJX4D / Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  •  go-up   go-down


31. Yanada M, Shimada J, Ito K, Terauchi K, Shimomura M: [Cardiac angiosarcoma with diagnostic difficulty]. Kyobu Geka; 2007 Dec;60(13):1148-51
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Cardiac angiosarcoma with diagnostic difficulty].
  • We report a case of cardiac angiosarcoma of the right atrium.
  • A cardiac tumor was diagnosed by computed tomography (CT), echocardiography, and cinecardiography.
  • Therefore a CT-guided transthoracic needle biopsy under CT fluoroscopic guidance for definitive diagnosis was performed after obtaining the patient's informed consent.
  • Pathohistologically, the tumor was diagnosed as a cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • The use of an intravenous infusion of contrast material contributed greatly to clear visualization of the tumor margin and cardiac lumen and assisted in easily and correctly advancing the needle toward the tumor.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Biopsy. CA-125 Antigen / blood. Female. Heart Atria. Humans

  • NCI CPTAC Assay Portal. NCI CPTAC Assay Portal .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18078079.001).
  • [ISSN] 0021-5252
  • [Journal-full-title] Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Kyobu Geka
  • [Language] jpn
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / CA-125 Antigen
  •  go-up   go-down


32. Nath MP, Dhawan N, Chauhan S, Kiran U: A large angiosarcoma of the right atrium involving tricuspid valve and right ventricle. Ann Card Anaesth; 2010 May-Aug;13(2):165-6
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] A large angiosarcoma of the right atrium involving tricuspid valve and right ventricle.
  • [MeSH-major] Echocardiography, Transesophageal / methods. Heart Neoplasms / ultrasonography. Hemangiosarcoma / ultrasonography
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Cardiopulmonary Bypass / methods. Heart Atria. Heart Ventricles. Humans. Male. Treatment Outcome. Tricuspid Valve

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20442550.001).
  • [ISSN] 0974-5181
  • [Journal-full-title] Annals of cardiac anaesthesia
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Ann Card Anaesth
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] India
  •  go-up   go-down


33. Kurian KC, Weisshaar D, Parekh H, Berry GJ, Reitz B: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: case report and review of the literature. Cardiovasc Pathol; 2006 Mar-Apr;15(2):110-2
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: case report and review of the literature.
  • The tumor was successfully resected during surgery, and the pathological examination revealed primary cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • The case highlights the misdiagnosis in initial clinical presentation, current diagnostic modalities, and treatment options for cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Heart Atria. Humans. Male

  • COS Scholar Universe. author profiles.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16533700.001).
  • [ISSN] 1054-8807
  • [Journal-full-title] Cardiovascular pathology : the official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cardiovasc. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Number-of-references] 10
  •  go-up   go-down


34. Yoshitake I, Hata M, Sezai A, Niino T, Unosawa S, Shimura K, Kasamaki Y, Minami K: Cardiac angiosarcoma with cardiac tamponade diagnosed as a ruptured aneurysm of the sinus valsalva. Jpn J Clin Oncol; 2009 Sep;39(9):612-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma with cardiac tamponade diagnosed as a ruptured aneurysm of the sinus valsalva.
  • Primary cardiac angiosarcoma is a rare, diagnostically elusive disease with a poor prognosis.
  • In this report, we describe the case of a 56-year-old woman with a right atrial angiosarcoma.
  • The patient presented with impending cardiac tamponade caused by right atrial perforation, but was misdiagnosed as a ruptured aneurysm of the sinus valsalva based on findings of a continuous murmur and an aorta to right atrium shunt by echocardiography.
  • Coronary artery fistula is a rare complication of primary cardiac angiosarcoma, and a continuous murmur is also extremely rare as a clinical finding of angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Aneurysm, Ruptured / diagnosis. Aortic Aneurysm / diagnosis. Cardiac Tamponade / diagnosis. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Sinus of Valsalva / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Echocardiography. Female. Heart Murmurs / diagnosis. Humans. Middle Aged

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Aortic Aneurysm.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19493870.001).
  • [ISSN] 1465-3621
  • [Journal-full-title] Japanese journal of clinical oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


35. Vaidya OU, Dobson JR 3rd, Wible BC, Main ML: Usefulness of multimodality cardiac imaging in the diagnosis of a right atrial angiosarcoma. J Am Soc Echocardiogr; 2010 Jul;23(7):792.e3-4
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Usefulness of multimodality cardiac imaging in the diagnosis of a right atrial angiosarcoma.
  • Multimodality cardiac imaging was useful in further characterizing this mass, which was ultimately diagnosed after biopsy as a low-grade angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Atria. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Positron-Emission Tomography / methods. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Aged. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Reproducibility of Results

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - CT Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright (c) 2010 American Society of Echocardiography. Published by Mosby, Inc. All rights reserved.
  • (PMID = 20346623.001).
  • [ISSN] 1097-6795
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Am Soc Echocardiogr
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


36. Ganguly R, Mukherjee A: Infantile hemangioendothelioma: A case report and discussion. Pathol Res Pract; 2010 Jan 15;206(1):53-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • Infantile hepatic hamangioendothelioma type II is similar to angiosarcoma in terms of histomorphology and behavior.
  • Various presentations of this lesion have been reported in the literature, e.g. cases with a hepatic mass, cutaneous hemangiomas, heart failure, etc.
  • The two jejunal masses and the hepatic lesion were diagnosed as angiosarcoma histomorphologically (IHHE type II), and were positive for vascular markers (CD31 and CD34) on immunohistochemistry.

  • Genetic Alliance. consumer health - Hemangioendothelioma.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Intestinal Cancer.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Liver Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright 2009 Elsevier GmbH. All rights reserved.
  • (PMID = 19321270.001).
  • [ISSN] 1618-0631
  • [Journal-full-title] Pathology, research and practice
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Pathol. Res. Pract.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  •  go-up   go-down


37. Matsuno A, Nagashima T, Tajima Y, Sugano I: A diagnostic pitfall: Angiosarcoma of the brain mimicking cavernous angioma. J Clin Neurosci; 2005 Aug;12(6):688-91
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] A diagnostic pitfall: Angiosarcoma of the brain mimicking cavernous angioma.
  • Primary or secondary angiosarcoma in the central nervous system is rarely reported.
  • We present a rare case of cerebral angiosarcoma, which comprised both poorly-differentiated solid areas and well-differentiated areas that led to the misdiagnosis of cavernous angioma.
  • At a second surgery, the lesion was diagnosed as angiosarcoma involving the cerebellum, heart, femur, sacro-iliac bones and other locations.
  • An autopsy suggested that the angiosarcoma of the heart was the primary lesion, which was occult at the time of the initial operation.
  • Angiosarcoma may have areas with different degrees of differentiation and when a cavernous angioma is suspected histopathologically, the specimen should also be carefully explored for poorly-differentiated areas and the diagnosis of primary or secondary angiosarcoma considered.
  • [MeSH-major] Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangioma, Cavernous / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Aged. Cerebral Hemorrhage / etiology. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods

  • Genetic Alliance. consumer health - Angioma.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Brain Tumors.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16023347.001).
  • [ISSN] 0967-5868
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Clin Neurosci
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Comparative Study; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Scotland
  •  go-up   go-down


38. Patrianakos AP, Parthenakis FI, Drositis I, Nyktari E, Vardas PE: Primary heart angiosarcoma. Hellenic J Cardiol; 2007 Nov-Dec;48(6):364-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary heart angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Echocardiography, Doppler, Color / methods. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Biopsy / methods. Diagnosis, Differential. Fatal Outcome. Humans. Male. Middle Aged

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - CT Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18196659.001).
  • [ISSN] 1109-9666
  • [Journal-full-title] Hellenic journal of cardiology : HJC = Hellēnikē kardiologikē epitheōrēsē
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Hellenic J Cardiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Greece
  •  go-up   go-down


39. Nayar S, Nayar PG, Cherian K: Angiosarcoma presenting as syncope. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann; 2008 Apr;16(2):154-6
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma presenting as syncope.
  • Histopathology revealed a high grade angiosarcoma.
  • This case report highlights the clinical presentation, rapid and aggressive course of cardiac angiosarcomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Syncope / etiology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Anemia / etiology. Cardiac Surgical Procedures. Fatal Outcome. Female. Heart Atria / pathology. Humans. Neoplasm Metastasis. Pericardial Effusion / etiology. Treatment Outcome

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Fainting.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18381877.001).
  • [ISSN] 1816-5370
  • [Journal-full-title] Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


40. Kato W, Usui A, Oshima H, Suzuki C, Kato K, Ueda Y: Primary aortic intimal sarcoma. Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg; 2008 May;56(5):236-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • Aortic intimal angiosarcoma is extremely rare, and the prognosis of patients with a tumor is unfavorable even if they have undergone surgery.
  • We treated a patient with primary intimal angiosarcoma of the aortic arch who underwent an operation.
  • [MeSH-major] Aorta, Thoracic / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Tunica Intima / pathology. Vascular Neoplasms / pathology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Circ J. 2002 Jan;66(1):111-3 [11999659.001]
  • [Cites] Angiology. 2006 Jan-Feb;57(1):123-5 [16444468.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Surg Pathol. 2005 Sep;29(9):1184-93 [16096408.001]
  • [Cites] J Vasc Surg. 2004 Sep;40(3):548-53 [15337887.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005 Apr;11(2):135-8 [15900249.001]
  • [Cites] Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 Mar;21(3):574-6 [11888790.001]
  • [Cites] Heart. 2006 Mar;92 (3):306 [16501190.001]
  • (PMID = 18470690.001).
  • [ISSN] 1863-6705
  • [Journal-full-title] General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  •  go-up   go-down


41. Vesely BA, Alli A, Song S, Sanchez-Ramos J, Fitz SR, Gower WR Jr, Vesely DL: Primary malignant tumors of the heart: four cardiovascular hormones decrease the number and DNA synthesis of human angiosarcoma cells. Cardiology; 2006;105(4):226-33
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary malignant tumors of the heart: four cardiovascular hormones decrease the number and DNA synthesis of human angiosarcoma cells.
  • BACKGROUND: A family of six cardiovascular hormones--atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, C-natriuretic peptide, long acting natriuretic peptide, vessel dilator and kaliuretic peptide--was investigated for the ability to decrease the number of human angiosarcoma cells.
  • METHODS AND RESULTS: Within 24 h, vessel dilator, long acting natriuretic peptide, kaliuretic peptide, atrial natriuretic peptide and their intracellular mediator cyclic GMP decreased the number of angiosarcoma cells by 61, 30, 29, 36 and 32%, respectively, and DNA synthesis by 68-85%.
  • CONCLUSIONS: Four cardiovascular hormones decrease the number of angiosarcoma cells within 24 h via inhibition of DNA synthesis mediated in part by cyclic GMP.
  • [MeSH-major] DNA / biosynthesis. Hemangiosarcoma / drug therapy. Natriuretic Peptides / pharmacology. Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors / pharmacology

  • COS Scholar Universe. author profiles.
  • The Lens. Cited by Patents in .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright 2006 S. Karger AG, Basel.
  • (PMID = 16534199.001).
  • [ISSN] 0008-6312
  • [Journal-full-title] Cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cardiology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • [Publication-country] Switzerland
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Natriuretic Peptides; 0 / Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors; 0 / Peptide Fragments; 0 / Protein Precursors; 0 / atrial natriuretic factor precursor (79-98); 0 / atrial natriuretic factor prohormone (1-30), human; 0 / atrial natriuretic factor prohormone (31-67); 114471-18-0 / Natriuretic Peptide, Brain; 127869-51-6 / Natriuretic Peptide, C-Type; 85637-73-6 / Atrial Natriuretic Factor; 9007-49-2 / DNA
  •  go-up   go-down


42. Puppala S, Hoey ET, Mankad K, Wood AM: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma arising from the interatrial septum: magnetic resonance imaging appearances. Br J Radiol; 2010 Nov;83(995):e230-4
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma arising from the interatrial septum: magnetic resonance imaging appearances.
  • We present a case of primary cardiac angiosarcoma arising from the interatrial septum that had imaging features overlapping with those of right atrial myxoma.
  • Further evaluation with echocardiography was limited by poor acoustic windows and cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging was performed prior to surgical resection.
  • To the best of our knowledge, this is the first reported case of angiosarcoma arising from the interatrial septum that has undergone evaluation with CMR.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Atrial Septum. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Myxoma / diagnosis. Myxoma / pathology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - MRI Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Chest. 2000 Aug;118(2):547-9 [10936155.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2000 Jul-Aug;20(4):1073-103; quiz 1110-1, 1112 [10903697.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2002 May-Jun;22(3):673-89 [12006696.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Cardiol. 2003 Oct 1;92(7):890-5 [14516903.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2003 Oct;23 Spec No:S141-5 [14557508.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1986 Feb 15;57(4):852-9 [3510706.001]
  • [Cites] Mayo Clin Proc. 1992 Oct;67(10):957-65 [1434856.001]
  • [Cites] J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 1996 Mar-Apr;9(2):209-12 [8849621.001]
  • [Cites] Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1998 Apr;43(4):451-3 [9554777.001]
  • [Cites] Cardiologia. 1998 Oct;43(10):1101-3 [9922576.001]
  • [Cites] Eur Radiol. 2005 Jul;15(7):1446-55 [15627179.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2005 Sep-Oct;25(5):1255-76 [16160110.001]
  • [Cites] Cardiol Rev. 2006 Mar-Apr;14(2):101-3 [16493248.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2006 May-Jun;26(3):795-810 [16702455.001]
  • [Cites] Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2007 Dec;19(10):748-56 [17693068.001]
  • [Cites] Heart. 2008 Jan;94(1):117-23 [18083956.001]
  • [Cites] Nat Clin Pract Oncol. 2008 Feb;5(2):112-5 [18235443.001]
  • [Cites] Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2008 May;16(2):137-64, vii [18474324.001]
  • [Cites] Circulation. 2008 Sep 30;118(14 Suppl):S7-15 [18824772.001]
  • [Cites] AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Aug;193(2):377-87 [19620434.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Surg. 1999 Oct;68(4):1236-41 [10543485.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2000 Sep-Oct;20(5):1303-19 [10992020.001]
  • (PMID = 20965894.001).
  • [ISSN] 1748-880X
  • [Journal-full-title] The British journal of radiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Br J Radiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC3473733
  •  go-up   go-down


43. Park SM, Kang WC, Park CH, Shin MS, Chung WJ, Ahn TH, Shin EK: Rapidly growing angiosarcoma of the pericardium presenting as hemorrhagic pericardial effusion. Int J Cardiol; 2008 Oct 30;130(1):109-12
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Rapidly growing angiosarcoma of the pericardium presenting as hemorrhagic pericardial effusion.
  • Primary angiosarcoma of the heart is exceptionally rare.
  • Angiosarcoma of the heart often go undetected until late in the course of the disease as symptoms are insidious and available non-invasive imaging modalities lack specificity.
  • Recently, we experienced an angiosarcoma of the pericardium that presented hemorrhagic pericardial effusion initially, but progressed rapidly during short period.
  • Our case showed that, when initial diagnosis is not clear, early aggressive diagnostic modality such as surgical exploration or more frequent follow-up examination is needed for earlier detection and chance of targeted therapy.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Pericardium

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18082279.001).
  • [ISSN] 1874-1754
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cardiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  •  go-up   go-down


44. Nakamura M, Tsushima K, Yasuo M, Yamazaki Y, Honda T, Koizumi T, Fujimoto K, Kubo K: Angiosarcoma with sacral origin metastasizing to the lung. Intern Med; 2006;45(15):923-6
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma with sacral origin metastasizing to the lung.
  • Specimens obtained by video-assisted thoracic surgery revealed angiosarcoma, but the primary site of angiosarcoma could not be detected before autopsy.
  • Angiosarcoma is a rare malignant neoplasm with rapid proliferation and they can arise at any region of the body.
  • It can originate in the skin, soft tissue, liver or heart.
  • Their multicentric and local recurrence easily leads us to misdiagnosis, and we have struggled to reach diagnosis and its origin.
  • Angiosarcoma should be included in the different diagnosis of diffuse pulmonary hemorrhage with multiple lung nodules.
  • [MeSH-major] Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Lung Neoplasms / diagnosis. Lung Neoplasms / secondary. Sacrum / pathology. Spinal Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Aged. Diagnosis, Differential. Humans. Male

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Lung Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16946576.001).
  • [ISSN] 1349-7235
  • [Journal-full-title] Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Intern. Med.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  •  go-up   go-down


45. Amonkar GP, Deshpande JR: Cardiac angiosarcoma. Cardiovasc Pathol; 2006 Jan-Feb;15(1):57-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • Primary tumors of the heart are extremely rare, with a prevalence rate of around 0.01% in collective autopsy studies.
  • Majority of the primary cardiac tumors are benign.
  • Myxoma is the most common primary cardiac tumor, while angiosarcoma is the commonest primary malignant tumor.
  • A complete autopsy was performed and a diagnosis of cardiac angiosarcoma was confirmed on histology and immunohistochemistry.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / secondary
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Fatal Outcome. Heart Atria / pathology. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Lung Neoplasms / secondary. Male

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16414459.001).
  • [ISSN] 1054-8807
  • [Journal-full-title] Cardiovascular pathology : the official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cardiovasc. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


46. Shaw SP, Rush JE: Canine pericardial effusion: pathophysiology and cause. Compend Contin Educ Vet; 2007 Jul;29(7):400-3; quiz 404
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • As the fluid volume and intrapericardial pressure increase, cardiac tamponade can develop.
  • The most common causes of pericardial effusion include cardiac hemangiosarcoma, idiopathic pericardial effusion, and chemodectoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Animals. Breeding. Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Cardiac Tamponade / veterinary. Dogs. Neoplasms / complications. Neoplasms / veterinary. Prognosis. Sex Factors

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [CommentOn] Compend Contin Educ Vet. 2007 Jul;29(7):405-11 [17727047.001]
  • (PMID = 17727046.001).
  • [ISSN] 1940-8307
  • [Journal-full-title] Compendium (Yardley, PA)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Compend Contin Educ Vet
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Comment; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Number-of-references] 21
  •  go-up   go-down


47. Liu XR, Miao Q, Zhang CJ, Guo QB, Di Y: Successful resection of cardiac angiosarcoma combined with right coronary artery bypass grafting. Chin Med Sci J; 2007 Mar;22(1):66-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Successful resection of cardiac angiosarcoma combined with right coronary artery bypass grafting.

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17441322.001).
  • [ISSN] 1001-9294
  • [Journal-full-title] Chinese medical sciences journal = Chung-kuo i hsueh k'o hsueh tsa chih
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Chin. Med. Sci. J.
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] China
  •  go-up   go-down


48. Deetjen AG, Conradi G, Möllmann S, Hamm CW, Dill T: Cardiac angiosarcoma diagnosed and characterized by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Cardiol Rev; 2006 Mar-Apr;14(2):101-3
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma diagnosed and characterized by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
  • Primary cardiac malignancies are rare.
  • New imaging methods like cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) play an important role in the early diagnosis and differentiation of cardiac masses.
  • By presenting the case of a 63-year-old woman with an angiosarcoma of the right atrium and its characteristic findings on cardiac MRI, the role of this new imaging method is emphasized.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine / methods

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16493248.001).
  • [ISSN] 1061-5377
  • [Journal-full-title] Cardiology in review
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cardiol Rev
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


49. Timóteo AT, Branco LM, Bravio I, Pinto E, Timoteo T, Matos P, Ferreira RC: Primary angiosarcoma of the pericardium: case report and review of the literature. Kardiol Pol; 2010 Jul;68(7):802-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary angiosarcoma of the pericardium: case report and review of the literature.
  • Primary cardiac tumours are rare entities and angiosarcoma is the most frequent primary cardiac malignant tumour.
  • We present the case of a 50 year-old patient with localised pericardial angiosarcoma who survived 23 months after diagnosis with a combined approach of chemotherapy and surgery.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Heart Neoplasms / therapy. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / therapy. Pericardium / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use. Cardiac Surgical Procedures. Chemotherapy, Adjuvant. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Mediastinal Neoplasms / complications. Mediastinal Neoplasms / diagnosis. Mediastinal Neoplasms / pathology. Mediastinal Neoplasms / therapy. Middle Aged. Pericardial Effusion / etiology. Remission Induction

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20648441.001).
  • [ISSN] 0022-9032
  • [Journal-full-title] Kardiologia polska
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Kardiol Pol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] Poland
  • [Number-of-references] 11
  •  go-up   go-down


50. Yu K, Liu Y, Wang H, Hu S, Long C: Epidemiological and pathological characteristics of cardiac tumors: a clinical study of 242 cases. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg; 2007 Oct;6(5):636-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Epidemiological and pathological characteristics of cardiac tumors: a clinical study of 242 cases.
  • The purpose of this study was to review the current clinical experience and pathological characteristics of cardiac tumors.
  • We retrospectively reviewed 33,108 consecutive cases of cardiac operations performed at our institution from October 1996 to March 2005.
  • There were 242 cases confirmed histologically as cardiac tumors.
  • Among them, 234 patients were diagnosed with primary heart tumors, revealing a prevalence of 0.71% among the corresponding period cardiac operations.
  • Of primary cardiac tumors, the incidence of benign neoplasm was much higher than malignant masses (90.6% vs. 9.4%, P<0.01).
  • The most common benign cardiac tumor was myxoma (86.8%).
  • Mesenchymoma and angiosarcoma were the most common primary malignant cardiac tumors.
  • The prevalence rates of cardiac tumors were quite different among age groups.
  • All the secondary cardiac tumors were located in the right side of the heart.
  • This study, using a relatively large sample, reveals the clinical incidences and pathological characteristics of various cardiac tumors in the Chinese population.
  • [MeSH-major] Asian Continental Ancestry Group / statistics & numerical data. Heart Neoplasms. Hemangiosarcoma. Lipoma. Mesenchymoma. Myxoma. Rhabdomyoma

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17670730.001).
  • [ISSN] 1569-9285
  • [Journal-full-title] Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


51. Nurkalem Z, Gorgulu S, Gumrukcu G, Eren M: Right atrial mass presenting as cardiac tamponade. Int J Cardiol; 2006 Sep 20;112(2):e20-2
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Right atrial mass presenting as cardiac tamponade.
  • Intramyocardial tumors cause cardiac failure and arrhythmias.
  • It is very rare that an intracavitary tumor presents itself with a cardiac tamponade.
  • Histopathological findings were indicative of an angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Heart Atria. Heart Neoplasms / complications. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16884795.001).
  • [ISSN] 1874-1754
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cardiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Ireland
  •  go-up   go-down


52. Antonuzzo L, Rotella V, Mazzoni F, Doni L, Bianchini D, Garbini F, Maio V, Di Costanzo F: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: a fatal disease. Case Rep Med; 2009;2009:591512
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: a fatal disease.
  • A 42-year-old man with a cardiac tamponade underwent an urgent pericardiotomy that showed tumoral tissue, covering the surface of the right atrium.
  • The tumor was then partially excised, and the histological examination revealed the presence of a moderately-differentiated angiosarcoma.
  • A new evaluation by cardiac MRI evidenced a local and distant (lung) progression of disease.
  • This paper confirms that cardiac angiosarcoma is a fatal disease, and the prognosis is usually 6-11 months from time of diagnosis.

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Intern Med. 1998 Dec;37(12):1023-6 [9932633.001]
  • [Cites] Jpn Circ J. 1999 Oct;63(10):822-4 [10553930.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Apr;63(4):1160-1 [9124928.001]
  • [Cites] J Heart Lung Transplant. 1993 May-Jun;12(3):527-30 [8329433.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Surg. 1993 Feb;55(2):525-8 [8431074.001]
  • [Cites] J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1992 Apr;103(4):655-64 [1548908.001]
  • [Cites] Virchows Arch A Pathol Anat Histopathol. 1991;419(3):183-9 [1926759.001]
  • [Cites] Chest. 1991 Jul;100(1):274-5 [2060367.001]
  • [Cites] Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1990 Aug;38 Suppl 2:192-5 [2237901.001]
  • [Cites] Am Heart J. 1989 Jul;118(1):186-8 [2741790.001]
  • [Cites] Am Heart J. 1988 Jun;115(6):1323-4 [3376854.001]
  • [Cites] Am Heart J. 1988 Feb;115(2):482-5 [3341189.001]
  • [Cites] Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 1984 Nov-Dec;27(3):173-94 [6387801.001]
  • [Cites] Am Heart J. 1987 May;113(5):1228-30 [3578017.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Oncol. 2004 Mar;15(3):375-81 [14998838.001]
  • [Cites] Arq Bras Cardiol. 2003 Dec;81(6):611-3, 608-10 [14963611.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 2003 Oct;23 Spec No:S141-5 [14557508.001]
  • [Cites] Int J Cardiol. 2003 Apr;88(2-3):301-4 [12714212.001]
  • [Cites] J Heart Lung Transplant. 2002 Oct;21(10):1135-9 [12398881.001]
  • [Cites] Int J Cardiol. 1997 Dec 19;62(3):273-5 [9476688.001]
  • (PMID = 19724650.001).
  • [ISSN] 1687-9627
  • [Journal-full-title] Case reports in medicine
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Case Rep Med
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2731464
  •  go-up   go-down


53. Ikeya E, Taguchi J, Yamaguchi M, Shibuya M, Kanabuchi K: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: presenting with cardiac tamponade followed by cerebral hemorrhage with brain metastases. Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg; 2006 Dec;54(12):528-31
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: presenting with cardiac tamponade followed by cerebral hemorrhage with brain metastases.
  • Computed tomography (CT) scanning showed that cardiac tumors arose from the right atrium with epicardial and endocardial extension.
  • Pathology examination of samples at pericardiotomy revealed them to be angiosarcoma.
  • At autopsy, he had metastases in the brain, multiple bones, and soft tissues but no lung or left-side heart involvement.
  • Primary cardiac angiosarcoma is rare, and mostly arises from the right side of the heart.
  • In conclusion, this is a rare report of cardiac angiosarcoma presenting with pericardial tamponade.
  • There were rapid brain and multiple bone metastases but no lung or left-side heart lesions.
  • [MeSH-major] Brain Neoplasms / complications. Brain Neoplasms / secondary. Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Cerebral Hemorrhage / etiology. Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Brain Tumors.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1998 Mar;122(3):273-6 [9823868.001]
  • [Cites] Heart. 1999 May;81(5):556-8 [10212178.001]
  • [Cites] AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 1995 Sep;16(8):1739-41 [7502986.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1992 Jan 15;69(2):387-95 [1728367.001]
  • [Cites] No Shinkei Geka. 1988;16(5 Suppl):579-84 [2840591.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1996 Jun 1;77(11):2400-6 [8635113.001]
  • [Cites] Heart. 2001 Dec;86(6):665 [11711463.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1986 Feb 15;57(4):852-9 [3510706.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1995 Feb 15;75(4):989-96 [7842420.001]
  • [Cites] J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1992 Apr;103(4):655-64 [1548908.001]
  • (PMID = 17236655.001).
  • [ISSN] 1344-4964
  • [Journal-full-title] The Japanese journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official publication of the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery = Nihon Kyobu Geka Gakkai zasshi
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Jpn. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  •  go-up   go-down


54. Takeuchi I, Kawaguchi T, Kimura Y, Kojima J, Shimamura H, Shimizu N, Izumi T: Primary cardiac osteosarcoma in a young man with severe congestive heart failure. Intern Med; 2007;46(10):649-51
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac osteosarcoma in a young man with severe congestive heart failure.
  • A primary cardiac malignant tumor is very rare; its prevalence is only 0.002-0.28%.
  • Among most malignant tumors, angiosarcoma, leiomyosarcoma, and mesothelioma occupy the majority.
  • A cardiac osteosarcoma is extremely rare: to our knowledge, only 36 cases have been reported worldwide.
  • We present a 22-year-old case featuring severe congestive heart failure.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Failure / etiology. Heart Neoplasms / complications. Osteosarcoma / complications


55. Centella T, Oliva E, García Andrade I, Lamas MJ, Epeldegui A: [A patient with cardiac angiosarcoma who survived for four years. Case report and literature review]. Rev Esp Cardiol; 2005 Mar;58(3):310-2
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [A patient with cardiac angiosarcoma who survived for four years. Case report and literature review].
  • [Transliterated title] Angiosarcoma cardíaco. Cuatro años de supervivencia. Revisión a propósito de un caso.
  • We describe a 57-year-old woman with a diagnosis of primary cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • She underwent emergency surgery with a preoperative diagnosis of atrial myxoma, and pathological analysis confirmed the diagnosis of cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • The mortality associated with primary cardiac neoplasm is very high, although aggressive treatment together with appropriate chemotherapy may significantly prolong patient's lifespan.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms. Hemangiosarcoma

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15766456.001).
  • [ISSN] 0300-8932
  • [Journal-full-title] Revista española de cardiología
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Rev Esp Cardiol
  • [Language] spa
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] Spain
  • [Number-of-references] 5
  •  go-up   go-down


56. Manouras A, Giannopoulos P, Toufektzian L, Markogiannakis H, Lagoudianakis EE, Papadima A, Papanikolaou D, Filis K, Kekis P: Splenic rupture as the presenting manifestation of primary splenic angiosarcoma in a teenage woman: a case report. J Med Case Rep; 2008;2:133
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Splenic rupture as the presenting manifestation of primary splenic angiosarcoma in a teenage woman: a case report.
  • INTRODUCTION: Primary splenic angiosarcoma is a rare neoplasm of vascular origin carrying a very poor prognosis, partly due to its high metastatic potential.
  • We report the case of a 17-year-old woman who presented with rupture of a primary splenic angiosarcoma.
  • Clinical examination revealed severe tenderness in the left upper abdominal quadrant, a palpable abdominal mass, and hemodynamic instability with a systolic arterial blood pressure of 75 mmHg and heart rate of 135 beats per minute.
  • Histopathology showed a primary splenic angiosarcoma.
  • CONCLUSION: Primary splenic angiosarcoma is rare.

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Abdom Imaging. 1999 Mar-Apr;24(2):185-7 [10024408.001]
  • [Cites] Mod Pathol. 2000 Sep;13(9):978-87 [11007038.001]
  • [Cites] Acta Chir Belg. 2004 Apr;104(2):217-20 [15154584.001]
  • [Cites] J Surg Oncol. 2005 Dec 15;92(4):312-6 [16299797.001]
  • [Cites] J Okla State Med Assoc. 1990 May;83(5):211-3 [2196345.001]
  • [Cites] J Surg Oncol. 1996 Mar;61(3):170-6 [8637202.001]
  • [Cites] JAMA. 1984 Dec 7;252(21):2959-60 [6502853.001]
  • [Cites] Int Surg. 1980 Jul-Aug;65(4):369-73 [7194868.001]
  • [Cites] South Med J. 1995 Aug;88(8):873-5 [7631220.001]
  • [Cites] Surg Today. 1993;23(4):370-4 [8318793.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Surg Pathol. 1993 Oct;17(10):959-70 [8372948.001]
  • [Cites] Ter Arkh. 1990;62(9):124-6 [2281395.001]
  • (PMID = 18445294.001).
  • [ISSN] 1752-1947
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of medical case reports
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Med Case Rep
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2387157
  •  go-up   go-down


57. Barreiro Barreiro JM, Leiro Fernández V, Piñeiro Amigo L: [Cardiac angiosarcoma presenting as hemothorax]. Arch Bronconeumol; 2005 Feb;41(2):105
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Cardiac angiosarcoma presenting as hemothorax].
  • [Transliterated title] Hemotórax como forma de presentación de angiosarcoma cardíaco.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Hemothorax / etiology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15718008.001).
  • [ISSN] 0300-2896
  • [Journal-full-title] Archivos de bronconeumología
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Arch. Bronconeumol.
  • [Language] spa
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Spain
  •  go-up   go-down


58. Schwab J, Haack G, Wünsch PH, Bär I, Zahn R: Cardiac angiosarcoma: case report and review of the literatur : R. R. Brandt, R. Arnold, R.M. Bohle, T. Dill, C.W. Hamm; Z Kardiol 94:824-828 (2005). Clin Res Cardiol; 2006 Jun;95(6):351-2; author reply 352-3
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma: case report and review of the literatur : R. R. Brandt, R. Arnold, R.M. Bohle, T. Dill, C.W. Hamm; Z Kardiol 94:824-828 (2005).
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - MRI Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [CommentOn] Z Kardiol. 2005 Dec;94(12):824-8 [16382384.001]
  • [Cites] Radiographics. 1999 Nov-Dec;19(6):1421-34 [10555666.001]
  • [Cites] Eur Radiol. 2005 Jul;15(7):1446-55 [15627179.001]
  • [Cites] Eur Radiol. 2003 Dec;13 Suppl 6:L1-10 [16440217.001]
  • [Cites] J Comput Assist Tomogr. 1989 Jul-Aug;13(4):627-32 [2545752.001]
  • (PMID = 16741594.001).
  • [ISSN] 1861-0684
  • [Journal-full-title] Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Clin Res Cardiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Comment; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  •  go-up   go-down


59. Carillo GA, Carretero MA, Vazquez JE, Fontan EG, Ramos MB, Ventura JA, Rodriguez AP, Salmon AS, Tejedor JL: Epithelioid angiosarcoma of the lung with pleural metastases: a rare cause of haemoptysis clinicopathological conference. Heart Lung Circ; 2010 Oct;19(10):624-8
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Epithelioid angiosarcoma of the lung with pleural metastases: a rare cause of haemoptysis clinicopathological conference.
  • We present a case of a 56 year-old male with persistent haemoptysis secondary to lung epithelioid angiosarcoma with pleural metastases.
  • [MeSH-major] Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Hemoptysis / etiology. Lung Neoplasms / pathology. Pleural Neoplasms / secondary

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Lung Cancer.
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. HEMATOXYLIN .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright © 2010 Australasian Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons and the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
  • (PMID = 20541463.001).
  • [ISSN] 1444-2892
  • [Journal-full-title] Heart, lung & circulation
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart Lung Circ
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Australia
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Coloring Agents; YKM8PY2Z55 / Hematoxylin
  •  go-up   go-down


60. Gamlem H, Nordstoga K, Arnesen K: Canine vascular neoplasia--a population-based clinicopathologic study of 439 tumours and tumour-like lesions in 420 dogs. APMIS Suppl; 2008;(125):41-54
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • Eleven of 12 heart tumours were angiosarcomas.
  • Recurrence occurred in 17 dogs, some of which had received a primary benign diagnosis.
  • Primary metastases were observed in 63 animals, the majority in the spleen and heart.
  • Dissemination involved a further 23 cases (22 had angiosarcoma).
  • [MeSH-minor] Animals. Dogs. Female. Hemangioma / pathology. Hemangioma / veterinary. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / veterinary. Lymphangioma / pathology. Lymphangioma / veterinary. Male

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19385280.001).
  • [ISSN] 0903-465X
  • [Journal-full-title] APMIS. Supplementum
  • [ISO-abbreviation] APMIS Suppl.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Denmark
  •  go-up   go-down


61. Valeviciene N, Mataciunas M, Tamosiunas A, Petrulioniene Z, Briediene R: Primary heart angiosarcoma detected by magnetic resonance imaging. Acta Radiol; 2006 Sep;47(7):675-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary heart angiosarcoma detected by magnetic resonance imaging.
  • We present a case of primary heart angiosarcoma in a 38-year-old male.
  • Non-enhanced chest computed tomography raised the suspicion of a pericardial neoplasm projected on the right atrium adjacent to ascending aorta with markedly thickened pericardium and multiple round-shaped masses around the heart.
  • Cardiac-gated magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated an inhomogeneous mass in the free wall of the right atrium adjacent to ascending aorta and multiple pericardial masses.
  • Biopsy performed through thoracoscopy confirmed the diagnosis of a primary heart angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Biopsy. Contrast Media. Diagnosis, Differential. Echocardiography. Gadolinium DTPA. Humans. Male. Tomography, X-Ray Computed

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - MRI Scans.
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. GADOPENTETATE DIMEGLUMINE .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16950704.001).
  • [ISSN] 0284-1851
  • [Journal-full-title] Acta radiologica (Stockholm, Sweden : 1987)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Acta Radiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Sweden
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Contrast Media; 84F6U3J2R6 / gadodiamide; K2I13DR72L / Gadolinium DTPA
  •  go-up   go-down


62. Goradia D, Chew FS: Cardiac Angiosarcoma on CT. Radiol Case Rep; 2006;1(4):126-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac Angiosarcoma on CT.
  • Among cardiac masses, primary malignant neoplasms are very rare.
  • Here we describe a case of primary cardiac angiosarcoma on computed tomography (CT).

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 27298701.001).
  • [ISSN] 1930-0433
  • [Journal-full-title] Radiology case reports
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Radiol Case Rep
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC4891587
  • [Keywords] NOTNLM ; CT, computed tomography
  •  go-up   go-down


63. Bhalla R, Nassar A: Cardiac angiosarcoma: report of a case diagnosed by echocardiographic-guided fine-needle aspiration. Diagn Cytopathol; 2007 Mar;35(3):164-6
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma: report of a case diagnosed by echocardiographic-guided fine-needle aspiration.
  • The authors present a case of cardiac angiosarcoma diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration (FNA) in a 33-year-old male.
  • A diagnosis of cardiac angiosarcoma was made, following which, the patient underwent treatment with chemotherapy.
  • [MeSH-major] Echocardiography. Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Heart Neoplasms / ultrasonography. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / ultrasonography

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17415920.001).
  • [ISSN] 8755-1039
  • [Journal-full-title] Diagnostic cytopathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Diagn. Cytopathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


64. Azimi NA, Selter JG, Abott JD, Cabin HS, Hutner A, Copel J, Setaro JF: Angiosarcoma in a pregnant woman presenting with pericardial tamponade--a case report and review of the literature. Angiology; 2006 Mar-Apr;57(2):251-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma in a pregnant woman presenting with pericardial tamponade--a case report and review of the literature.
  • The authors present a rare case of pericardial tamponade complicating pregnancy with resulting diagnosis of angiosarcoma.
  • They review the literature involving pericardial disease in pregnancy and discuss important issues in management and include a discussion of angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Heart Neoplasms / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Pregnancy Complications, Neoplastic
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Biopsy. Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods. Diagnosis, Differential. Echocardiography. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Heart Atria. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Pericardial Effusion / complications. Pericardial Effusion / diagnosis. Pericardial Effusion / surgery. Pregnancy. Tomography, X-Ray Computed

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Tumors and Pregnancy.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16518537.001).
  • [ISSN] 0003-3197
  • [Journal-full-title] Angiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Angiology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


65. Candeias CM, Luís I, Ribeiro J, Costa L, de Almeida LS, Gomes MM, Barreto L, Brito-Avô L, Ducla-Soares JL: Extended remission of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma of the heart with liposomal doxorubicin. BMJ Case Rep; 2010;2010
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Extended remission of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma of the heart with liposomal doxorubicin.
  • Angiosarcoma is the most common primary malignant tumour of the heart.
  • The skin biopsy was diagnosed as intravascular metastasis of epithelioid angiosarcoma.

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 22347886.001).
  • [ISSN] 1757-790X
  • [Journal-full-title] BMJ case reports
  • [ISO-abbreviation] BMJ Case Rep
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC3027499
  •  go-up   go-down


66. Bien E, Stachowicz-Stencel T, Balcerska A, Godzinski J, Kazanowska B, Perek-Polnik M, Madziara W, Rybczynska A, Kurylak A, Zalewska-Szewczyk B, Peregud-Pogorzelski J: Angiosarcoma in children - still uncontrollable oncological problem. The report of the Polish Paediatric Rare Tumours Study. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl); 2009 Jul;18(4):411-20
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma in children - still uncontrollable oncological problem. The report of the Polish Paediatric Rare Tumours Study.
  • Angiosarcoma in children - still uncontrollable oncological problem.
  • Ten children with angiosarcoma (M/F: 6/4; aged 2, 3-16 years) registered in Polish Paediatric Rare Tumours and Soft Tissue Sarcomas Studies between 1992 and 2006.
  • Primary tumour exceeded 5 cm in seven patients and affected mainly deep tissues (heart-2, head/neck, bladder, brain, liver and upper limb - one patient each).
  • Angiosarcoma in children is highly aggressive with an extremely poor prognosis.
  • [MeSH-major] Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / therapy. Sarcoma / pathology. Sarcoma / therapy

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19490008.001).
  • [ISSN] 1365-2354
  • [Journal-full-title] European journal of cancer care
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Eur J Cancer Care (Engl)
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Multicenter Study
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents
  •  go-up   go-down


67. Nicotera SP, Simosa HF, Campbell DR: Postoperative outcomes in intimal aortic angiosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature. J Vasc Surg; 2009 Jul;50(1):186-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Postoperative outcomes in intimal aortic angiosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.
  • 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.
  • [MeSH-major] Hemangiosarcoma / surgery. Vascular Neoplasms / surgery

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19563967.001).
  • [ISSN] 1097-6809
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of vascular surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Vasc. Surg.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Number-of-references] 9
  •  go-up   go-down


68. Erpolat OP, Icli F, Dogan OV, Gokaslan G, Akmansu M, Erekul S, Yucel E: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: a case report. Tumori; 2008 Nov-Dec;94(6):892-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: a case report.
  • Primary tumors of the heart are rarely seen.
  • Cardiac angiosarcomas are malignant tumors that almost always have a poor prognosis.
  • We describe a 29-year-old man with primary cardiac angiosarcoma with multiple site metastases.
  • We discuss the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac angiosarcoma in the light of a case report.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Diagnosis, Differential. Humans. Male. Prognosis. Tomography, X-Ray Computed

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19267115.001).
  • [ISSN] 0300-8916
  • [Journal-full-title] Tumori
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Tumori
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


69. Bansal M, Mehrotra R, Agrawal V, Kasliwal RR, Trehan N: Primary tumor of the heart. Angiosarcoma. Indian Heart J; 2009 Jul-Aug;61(4):383
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary tumor of the heart. Angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Humans. Lymphoma / diagnosis. Male

  • Genetic Alliance. consumer health - Heart tumor.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20635745.001).
  • [ISSN] 0019-4832
  • [Journal-full-title] Indian heart journal
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Indian Heart J
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] India
  •  go-up   go-down


70. Olsun A, Duzyol C, Gur AK, Kaplan M, Tosun R: Right atrial angiosarcoma: a case report. Heart Surg Forum; 2007;10(3):E219-21
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Right atrial angiosarcoma: a case report.
  • The right atrial free wall and tissues causing cardiac obstruction were totally removed, the tumor itself was partially excised, and local metastases were sampled.
  • The pathological diagnosis based on the samples obtained during the operation was angiosarcoma.
  • We believe that advancements in radiotherapy and chemotherapy regimes combined with surgery (radical, if possible) for the treatment of cardiac angiosarcomas may provide better survival and quality-of-life results.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Heart Neoplasms / surgery. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Female. Heart Atria. Humans

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17599895.001).
  • [ISSN] 1522-6662
  • [Journal-full-title] The heart surgery forum
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart Surg Forum
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


71. Iwa N, Masuda K, Yutani C, Kobayashi TK: Imprint cytology of primary cardiac sarcomas: a report of 3 cases. Ann Diagn Pathol; 2009 Aug;13(4):239-45
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Imprint cytology of primary cardiac sarcomas: a report of 3 cases.
  • Primary cardiac sarcomas are rare instances and only occasionally documented in the cytologic literature.
  • Usually, the diagnosis of these rare lesions can be made at echocardiography, aspiration biopsy cytology, cardiac biopsy, and open cardiac surgery (intraoperative diagnosis).
  • In this study, cytologic configurations and immunohistochemistry for 3 primary cardiac sarcomas (rhabdomyosarcoma, angiosarcoma, and malignant fibrous histiocytoma) were revealed.
  • In angiosarcoma (right atrium), small clusters of anisocytotic spindle-shaped tumor cells appeared as vascular-like structures and hemosiderin-laden macrophages in many erythrocyte-rich backgrounds.
  • This study elucidated the cellular characteristics and immunohistochemistry for cardiac sarcomas using imprint smears as an aid to cytopathologic diagnosis.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Histiocytoma, Malignant Fibrous / pathology. Rhabdomyosarcoma / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Cell Nucleus / pathology. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Male. Myosins / metabolism. Vimentin / metabolism

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19608082.001).
  • [ISSN] 1532-8198
  • [Journal-full-title] Annals of diagnostic pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Ann Diagn Pathol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Vimentin; EC 3.6.4.1 / Myosins
  •  go-up   go-down


72. Higashiyama S, Kawabe J, Hayashi T, Kurooka H, Oe A, Kawamura E, Shiomi S: Effectiveness of preoperative PET examination of huge angiosarcoma of the heart. Clin Nucl Med; 2009 Feb;34(2):99-102
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Effectiveness of preoperative PET examination of huge angiosarcoma of the heart.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / radionuclide imaging. Heart Neoplasms / surgery. Hemangiosarcoma / radionuclide imaging. Hemangiosarcoma / surgery. Preoperative Care

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19352263.001).
  • [ISSN] 1536-0229
  • [Journal-full-title] Clinical nuclear medicine
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Clin Nucl Med
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0Z5B2CJX4D / Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  •  go-up   go-down


73. Luk A, Nwachukwu H, Lim KD, Cusimano RJ, Butany J: Cardiac angiosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature. Cardiovasc Pathol; 2010 May-Jun;19(3):e69-74
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.
  • We present the case of a 36-year-old woman with widespread metastatic cardiac angiosarcoma to the lungs and the liver.
  • She was treated with preoperative chemotherapy and underwent extensive surgical resection of the cardiac mass and is currently doing well.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / secondary

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright 2010 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
  • (PMID = 19150248.001).
  • [ISSN] 1879-1336
  • [Journal-full-title] Cardiovascular pathology : the official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cardiovasc. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents
  • [Number-of-references] 34
  •  go-up   go-down


74. Kodali D, Seetharaman K: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma. Sarcoma; 2006;2006:39130
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • Primary cardiac sarcoma is a rare clinical entity, with an incidence of 0.0001% in collected autopsy series.
  • Early heart transplantation and novel radiation therapy approaches may offer a survival benefit in nonmetastatic tumors, but up to 80% of the patients present with systemic metastasis at diagnosis.
  • Liposomal doxorubicin (PLD) has been shown to be useful in the treatment of soft tissue sarcomas, and our case supports its use in cardiac angiosarcoma.

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1999 Nov 15;86(10):2034-7 [10570428.001]
  • [Cites] Br J Cancer. 1998 Dec;78(12):1624-8 [9862574.001]
  • [Cites] Anticancer Res. 2000 Jan-Feb;20(1B):485-91 [10769710.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Oncol. 1998 Oct;9(10):1131-3 [9834828.001]
  • [Cites] Chest. 1998 Aug;114(2):648-52 [9726764.001]
  • [Cites] Int J Cardiol. 1997 Dec 19;62(3):273-5 [9476688.001]
  • [Cites] J Clin Oncol. 1998 Feb;16(2):683-91 [9469358.001]
  • [Cites] Semin Oncol. 1997 Oct;24(5):534-9 [9344319.001]
  • [Cites] J Heart Lung Transplant. 1993 May-Jun;12(3):527-30 [8329433.001]
  • [Cites] J Heart Lung Transplant. 1994 Sep-Oct;13(5):923-5 [7803440.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1986 Feb 15;57(4):852-9 [3510706.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Jun;51(6):906-10 [2039319.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 2005 Jul 15;104(2):361-6 [15948172.001]
  • [Cites] Br J Cancer. 2004 Nov 1;91(9):1639-44 [15494721.001]
  • [Cites] Invest New Drugs. 2000 Aug;18(3):253-9 [10958594.001]
  • [Cites] Eur J Cancer. 2001 May;37(7):870-7 [11313175.001]
  • [Cites] J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2002 Dec;124(6):1145-8 [12447180.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer Invest. 2003 Apr;21(2):167-76 [12743981.001]
  • [Cites] J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1992 Apr;103(4):655-64 [1548908.001]
  • (PMID = 17251657.001).
  • [ISSN] 1357-714X
  • [Journal-full-title] Sarcoma
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Sarcoma
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Egypt
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC1698140
  •  go-up   go-down


75. Keeling IM, Ploner F, Rigler B: Familial cardiac angiosarcoma. Ann Thorac Surg; 2006 Oct;82(4):1576
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Familial cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Surgical Procedures. Heart Neoplasms / surgery. Hemangiosarcoma / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use. Fatal Outcome. Heart Transplantation. Humans. Male. Paclitaxel / therapeutic use

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Heart Surgery.
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. TAXOL .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [CommentOn] Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 May;79(5):1771-4 [15854980.001]
  • (PMID = 16996998.001).
  • [ISSN] 1552-6259
  • [Journal-full-title] The Annals of thoracic surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Ann. Thorac. Surg.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Comment; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents; P88XT4IS4D / Paclitaxel
  •  go-up   go-down


76. Vogelgesang D, Dahm JB, Grossmann H, Hippe A, Hummel A, Lotze C, Vogelgesang S: Early detection and efficient therapy of cardiac angiosarcoma due to routine transesophageal echocardiography after cerebrovascular stroke. Vasc Health Risk Manag; 2008;4(4):937-41
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Early detection and efficient therapy of cardiac angiosarcoma due to routine transesophageal echocardiography after cerebrovascular stroke.
  • Primary malignant cardiac tumors (cardiac angiosarcomas) are exceedingly rare.
  • Histologically, cardiac angiosarcoma was diagnosed.
  • Due to the fortuitous appearance of clinical signs indicative of stroke, cardiac angiosarcoma was diagnosed and effectively treated at an early, nonmetastatic, and therefore potentially curable stage.
  • Although cardiac angiosarcoma is a rare disease, it should be taken into consideration as a potential cause of cerebral embolic disease.
  • [MeSH-major] Early Detection of Cancer. Echocardiography, Transesophageal. Heart Neoplasms / ultrasonography. Hemangiosarcoma / ultrasonography. Incidental Findings. Stroke / ultrasonography
  • [MeSH-minor] Cardiac Surgical Procedures. Chemotherapy, Adjuvant. Female. Heart Atria / ultrasonography. Humans. Middle Aged. Treatment Outcome

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Stroke.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Can J Cardiol. 2000 Feb;16(2):197-205 [10694590.001]
  • [Cites] Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2007 Dec;19(10):748-56 [17693068.001]
  • [Cites] Curr Probl Cardiol. 1979 May;4(2):1-51 [230012.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1986 Feb 15;57(4):852-9 [3510706.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Jun;51(6):906-10 [2039319.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1992 Jan 15;69(2):387-95 [1728367.001]
  • [Cites] Lancet. 1992 Mar 7;339(8793):589-94 [1347101.001]
  • [Cites] Lancet Oncol. 2005 Apr;6(4):219-28 [15811617.001]
  • [Cites] Z Kardiol. 2005 Dec;94(12):824-8 [16382384.001]
  • [Cites] Clin Res Cardiol. 2006 Jun;95(6):351-2; author reply 352-3 [16741594.001]
  • [Cites] Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med. 2006 Oct;3(10):548-53 [16990840.001]
  • [Cites] Rev Port Cardiol. 2007 May;26(5):577-84 [17691282.001]
  • [Cites] Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2007 Oct;6(5):636-9 [17670730.001]
  • [Cites] Oncologist. 2007 Sep;12(9):1134-42 [17914083.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Cardiol. 1968 Mar;21(3):413-9 [4230097.001]
  • (PMID = 19066013.001).
  • [ISSN] 1176-6344
  • [Journal-full-title] Vascular health and risk management
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Vasc Health Risk Manag
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] New Zealand
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2597752
  •  go-up   go-down


77. Wong CW, El-Jack S, Edwards C, Patel H: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: morphologically deceptive benign appearance and potential pitfalls in diagnosis. Heart Lung Circ; 2010 Aug;19(8):473-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma: morphologically deceptive benign appearance and potential pitfalls in diagnosis.
  • Cardiac angiosarcoma is the most common malignant primary cardiac tumour.
  • We report a case of cardiac angiosarcoma with recurrent complex pericardial effusion.
  • Histological diagnosis was elusive underscoring the potential difficulty in differentiating this tumour from normal vascular endothelium.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Pericardial Effusion / etiology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright (c) 2010 Australasian Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons and the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
  • (PMID = 20457008.001).
  • [ISSN] 1444-2892
  • [Journal-full-title] Heart, lung & circulation
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart Lung Circ
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Australia
  •  go-up   go-down


78. Li L, Wang HY, Zhao H, Ruan YM, Lü FY, Wang QZ, Meng Y, Liu L: [Clinicopathologic studies of 11 cases of primary cardiac valve tumors]. Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi; 2006 Mar;35(3):142-4
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Clinicopathologic studies of 11 cases of primary cardiac valve tumors].
  • OBJECTIVE: To study the clinicopathologic features of primary cardiac valve tumors.
  • RESULTS: Primary cardiac valve tumors were uncommon and accounted for only 3% (11/426) of all primary cardiac tumors.
  • The tumor subtypes included papillary fibroelastoma (4/11), cavernous hemangioma (4/11), glomus tumor (1/11), angiosarcoma (1/11) and hamartoma (1/11).
  • The diagnosis was established by preoperative echocardiography in 7 patients.
  • CONCLUSIONS: Preoperative diagnosis of primary cardiac valve tumors can be difficult due to lack of detailed information related to this group of lesions.
  • Although benign cardiac valve tumors carry a good prognosis, the clinical outcome may be disastrous as a result of hemodynamic disturbances.
  • [MeSH-major] Fibroma / pathology. Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Heart Valves / pathology. Hemangioma, Cavernous / pathology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16630501.001).
  • [ISSN] 0529-5807
  • [Journal-full-title] Zhonghua bing li xue za zhi = Chinese journal of pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi
  • [Language] chi
  • [Publication-type] English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] China
  •  go-up   go-down


79. Engelen M, Bruch C, Hoffmeier A, Kersting C, Stypmann J: Primary left atrial angiosarcoma mimicking severe mitral valve stenosis. Heart; 2005 Apr;91(4):e27
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary left atrial angiosarcoma mimicking severe mitral valve stenosis.
  • Primary cardiac tumours are quite rare and most of these tumours are benign.
  • In this report, a patient presented with heart failure symptoms attributable to severe mitral valve stenosis.
  • The morphological and intraoperative presentation was highly suggestive of a myxoma but histopathological examination found a primary pedunculated cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • The role of two dimensional and transoesophageal echocardiography in the assessment of cardiac masses and tumours is discussed.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / ultrasonography. Hemangiosarcoma / ultrasonography. Mitral Valve Stenosis / ultrasonography
  • [MeSH-minor] Diagnosis, Differential. Echocardiography, Transesophageal. Female. Heart Atria. Humans. Middle Aged

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Cites] Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2000 Apr;12(2):89-100 [10807431.001]
  • [Cites] Circulation. 2003 Sep 2;108(9):1146-62 [12952829.001]
  • [Cites] Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2004 Apr;52(2):77-81 [15103579.001]
  • [Cites] Br Heart J. 1984 Jan;51(1):94-7 [6537794.001]
  • [Cites] Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 1965 Mar;7:465-79 [14331361.001]
  • [Cites] Z Gesamte Inn Med. 1984 Aug 1;39(15):368-70 [6495798.001]
  • [Cites] Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1990 Aug;38 Suppl 2:173-5 [2237898.001]
  • [Cites] Jpn Heart J. 1993 Sep;34(5):667-83 [8301853.001]
  • [Cites] Can J Cardiol. 1995 May;11(5):423-8 [7750039.001]
  • [Cites] Thorax. 1984 Oct;39(10):798-9 [6541814.001]
  • (PMID = 15772176.001).
  • [ISSN] 1468-201X
  • [Journal-full-title] Heart (British Cardiac Society)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC1768859
  •  go-up   go-down


80. Benassi F, Maiorana A, Melandri F, Stefanelli G: A case of primary cardiac angiosarcoma: extensive right atrial wall reconstruction with autologous pericardium. J Card Surg; 2010 May;25(3):282-4
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] A case of primary cardiac angiosarcoma: extensive right atrial wall reconstruction with autologous pericardium.
  • Primary cardiac angiosarcoma is a rare and aggressive tumor.
  • Diagnosis is usually late because of the rarity of the lesion and the nonspecific clinical symptoms.
  • We report the case of a 48-year-old man affected by angiosarcoma of the right atrium who presented with subacute cardiac tamponade.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Tamponade / diagnosis. Heart Atria / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Pericardium / transplantation

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19840186.001).
  • [ISSN] 1540-8191
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of cardiac surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Card Surg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


81. Ricchetti T, Paci M, Cavazza A, Ferrari G, Annessi V, De Franco S, Sgarbi G: A case of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma in the lamina propria of a sigmoid tubulovillous adenoma. Tumori; 2005 Mar-Apr;91(2):210-2
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] A case of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma in the lamina propria of a sigmoid tubulovillous adenoma.
  • Epithelioid angiosarcoma is an extremely rare tumor.
  • It is generally a secondary tumor and the preferred sites of such metastases are the heart, pericardium, lung, breast, liver, spleen, bone, and brain.
  • We report a case of epithelioid angiosarcoma with multiple bilateral lung infiltration, bone metastasis, and metastasis of the lamina propria of a tubulovillous adenoma of the colon.
  • [MeSH-major] Adenoma / pathology. Basement Membrane / pathology. Epithelioid Cells / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / secretion. Sigmoid Neoplasms / pathology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 15948556.001).
  • [ISSN] 0300-8916
  • [Journal-full-title] Tumori
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Tumori
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Platelet Endothelial Cell Adhesion Molecule-1
  •  go-up   go-down


82. Matebele MP, Peters P, Mundy J, Shah P: Cardiac tumors in adults: surgical management and follow-up of 19 patients in an Australian tertiary hospital. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg; 2010 Jun;10(6):892-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac tumors in adults: surgical management and follow-up of 19 patients in an Australian tertiary hospital.
  • The objective of this report is to share our experience with the different types of cardiac tumors, surgical management, postoperative complications and mid-term outcome of patients in an Australian tertiary hospital.
  • Nineteen patients underwent cardiac surgery for tumors between 2001 and 2008.
  • The tumors were atrial myxoma (14/19), fibroelastoma (2/19), angiosarcoma (1/19) and intravascular leiomyomatosis (1/19).
  • The angiosarcoma was incompletely resected with palliation intent.
  • All patients were alive and were in New York Heart Association (NYHA) class I, except for the patient with a high-grade angiosarcoma who died eight months postoperatively.
  • Atrial myxoma is the most common cardiac tumor and is curable with complete surgical resection.
  • Surgical management of angiosarcoma is palliative.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Surgical Procedures. Heart Neoplasms / surgery

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Heart Surgery.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [CommentIn] Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010 Jun;10(6):895 [20479071.001]
  • (PMID = 20231310.001).
  • [ISSN] 1569-9285
  • [Journal-full-title] Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  •  go-up   go-down


83. Vitovskiĭ RM, Isaenko VV, Topchu EI, Beshliaga VM, Iakovenko IG, Lozovoĭ AA, Ivanov IaR, Akhmed M, Bilinskiĭ EA, Antoshchenko AA: [Angiosarcoma of the heart right ventricle, complexities of diagnosis and surgical treatment]. Klin Khir; 2009 Oct;(10):56-9
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Angiosarcoma of the heart right ventricle, complexities of diagnosis and surgical treatment].

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20458952.001).
  • [ISSN] 0023-2130
  • [Journal-full-title] Klinichna khirurhiia
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Klin Khir
  • [Language] RUS
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Ukraine
  •  go-up   go-down


84. Keenan N, Davies S, Sheppard MN, Maceira A, Serino W, Mohiaddin RH: Angiosarcoma of the right atrium: a diagnostic dilemma. Int J Cardiol; 2006 Nov 18;113(3):425-6
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma of the right atrium: a diagnostic dilemma.
  • Angiosarcomas of the heart are rare and usually fatal.
  • We describe a case where cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging was crucial in making the diagnosis.
  • Surgical resection was performed and the diagnosis was confirmed by histology.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Atria. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - MRI Scans.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16310265.001).
  • [ISSN] 1874-1754
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cardiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  •  go-up   go-down


86. Ishibashi N, Mitachi Y, Sugawara S, Shinozaki S, Miura M, Fukuju T, Katahira Y, Koyama K, Fujikawa N, Kato T, Murakami K: [A case of cardiac angiosarcoma successfully treated with docetaxel]. Gan To Kagaku Ryoho; 2007 Nov;34(11):1849-52
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [A case of cardiac angiosarcoma successfully treated with docetaxel].
  • We report a case of angiosarcoma of the right atrium presenting superior vena cava syndrome.
  • The pathological diagnosis was angiosarcoma.
  • The patient agreed to chemotherapy with docetaxel, which is known to be often effective against angiosarcoma of the scalp or face.
  • He died of cardiac tamponade caused by massive hemorrhage into the pericardiac space from the tumor surface.
  • He had long-term survival 31 months after the diagnosis.
  • An effective treatment for cardiac angiosarcoma has not yet been established.
  • Chemotherapy with docetaxel should be considered in the treatment of patients with cardiac angiosarcoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use. Heart Neoplasms / drug therapy. Hemangiosarcoma / drug therapy. Taxoids / therapeutic use
  • [MeSH-minor] Drug Administration Routes. Drug Resistance, Neoplasm. Heart Atria. Humans. Liver Neoplasms / secondary. Male. Middle Aged

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Cancer Chemotherapy.
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. DOCETAXEL .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18030022.001).
  • [ISSN] 0385-0684
  • [Journal-full-title] Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Gan To Kagaku Ryoho
  • [Language] jpn
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents; 0 / Taxoids; 15H5577CQD / docetaxel
  •  go-up   go-down


87. Kim JY, Chang BC, Ha JW: Images in cardiology. Intimal angiosarcoma of the descending aorta as an unusual cause of severe upper extremity hypertension. Heart; 2006 Mar;92(3):306
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Images in cardiology. Intimal angiosarcoma of the descending aorta as an unusual cause of severe upper extremity hypertension.
  • [MeSH-major] Aorta, Thoracic / radiography. Aortic Diseases / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Hypertension / etiology. Neoplasms, Vascular Tissue / complications

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - High Blood Pressure.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16501190.001).
  • [ISSN] 1468-201X
  • [Journal-full-title] Heart (British Cardiac Society)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Heart
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC1860795
  •  go-up   go-down


88. Tucci E, Della Rocca C, Santilli F: Localized bacillary angiomatosis in the oral cavity: observations about a neoplasm with atypical behavior. Description of a case and review of the literature. Minerva Stomatol; 2006 Jan-Feb;55(1-2):67-75
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • Bacillary angiomatosis is a rather frequent infectious pathology appearing mainly in the skin but can also affect the liver, spleen, heart, bones, lungs, muscles, central nervous system and other organs.
  • Bacillary angiomatosis can be clinically similar to the Kaposi's sarcoma and histologically confused with angiosarcoma, epitheloid hemangioma and pyogenic granuloma.
  • The high tendency to relapse, the capability in migration and to involve several localizations at the same time have induced the authors to deepen the research to exclude the possibility that it could be a Kaposi's sarcoma or a pyogenic granuloma and to get to an accurate diagnosis in order to resolve the disease.
  • [MeSH-major] Angiomatosis, Bacillary / diagnosis. Gingivitis / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Ampicillin / analogs & derivatives. Ampicillin / therapeutic use. Bartonella henselae / pathogenicity. Bartonella quintana / pathogenicity. Child. Chlorhexidine / therapeutic use. Combined Modality Therapy. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Gingival Neoplasms / diagnosis. Granuloma, Pyogenic / diagnosis. Hemangioendothelioma, Epithelioid / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Humans. Male. Pregnancy. Pregnancy Complications, Neoplastic / diagnosis. Recurrence. Sarcoma, Kaposi / diagnosis. Tooth Extraction

  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. CHLORHEXIDINE .
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. AMPICILLIN .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 16495874.001).
  • [ISSN] 0026-4970
  • [Journal-full-title] Minerva stomatologica
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Minerva Stomatol
  • [Language] eng; ita
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Italy
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 7C782967RD / Ampicillin; 8GM2J22278 / bacampicillin; R4KO0DY52L / Chlorhexidine
  •  go-up   go-down


89. Nord KM, Kandel J, Lefkowitch JH, Lobritto SJ, Morel KD, North PE, Garzon MC: Multiple cutaneous infantile hemangiomas associated with hepatic angiosarcoma: case report and review of the literature. Pediatrics; 2006 Sep;118(3):e907-13
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Multiple cutaneous infantile hemangiomas associated with hepatic angiosarcoma: case report and review of the literature.
  • Here we report a case of a premature female neonate who presented with cardiac failure at birth and had typical-appearing infantile hemangiomas on the skin in association with vascular lesions in the liver.
  • Histopathologic evaluation of the liver revealed a diagnosis of type 2 infantile hepatic hemangioendothelioma (regarded as synonymous with angiosarcoma) rather than benign infantile hemangioma of the liver.
  • Subsequent skin biopsies confirmed that her multiple cutaneous lesions were infantile hemangiomas and not metastatic angiosarcoma.
  • We report this case and a review of the literature on pediatric angiosarcoma of the liver associated with cutaneous infantile hemangiomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Hemangioma / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology. Liver Neoplasms / pathology. Skin Neoplasms / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Female. Heart Defects, Congenital. Humans. Infant, Newborn. Liver Transplantation

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Birthmarks.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Liver Cancer.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Skin Cancer.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [ErratumIn] Pediatrics. 2007 Jun;119(6):1271
  • (PMID = 16880251.001).
  • [ISSN] 1098-4275
  • [Journal-full-title] Pediatrics
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Pediatrics
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Number-of-references] 27
  •  go-up   go-down


90. Nakamura-Horigome M, Koyama J, Eizawa T, Kasai H, Kumazaki S, Tsutsui H, Koiwai K, Oguchi K, Kinoshita O, Ikeda U: Successful treatment of primary cardiac angiosarcoma with docetaxel and radiotherapy. Angiology; 2008 Jun-Jul;59(3):368-71
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Successful treatment of primary cardiac angiosarcoma with docetaxel and radiotherapy.
  • A 49-year-old man was admitted for primary cardiac angiosarcoma with a cardiac tamponade.
  • 18F-labeled deoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) scan showed increased FDG uptake in the mediastinum and over the heart.
  • There is no evidence of progression or metastasis even at 12 months after diagnosis.
  • [MeSH-major] Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic / therapeutic use. Heart Neoplasms / drug therapy. Heart Neoplasms / radiotherapy. Hemangiosarcoma / drug therapy. Hemangiosarcoma / radiotherapy. Taxoids / therapeutic use

  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. DOCETAXEL .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 18388090.001).
  • [ISSN] 1940-1574
  • [Journal-full-title] Angiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Angiology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic; 0 / Radiopharmaceuticals; 0 / Taxoids; 0Z5B2CJX4D / Fluorodeoxyglucose F18; 15H5577CQD / docetaxel
  •  go-up   go-down


91. Ravi V, Benjamin RS: Systemic therapy for cardiac sarcomas. Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J; 2010 Jul-Sep;6(3):57-60
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Systemic therapy for cardiac sarcomas.
  • Cardiac sarcomas create 2 risks: local problems and metastatic disease.
  • Most frequently, the histologies are angiosarcoma and high-grade pleomorphic unclassified sarcoma (formerly called MFH or malignant fibrous histiocytoma).
  • Attempts to concentrate on the local problem only with therapies up to and including cardiac transplantation have been unsuccessful due to the high rate of fatal metastatic disease.
  • [MeSH-major] Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use. Heart Neoplasms / drug therapy. Sarcoma / drug therapy

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Cancer Chemotherapy.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 20834213.001).
  • [ISSN] 1947-6094
  • [Journal-full-title] Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Portraits
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents
  •  go-up   go-down


92. Mayer F, Aebert H, Rudert M, Königsrainer A, Horger M, Kanz L, Bamberg M, Ziemer G, Hartmann JT: Primary malignant sarcomas of the heart and great vessels in adult patients--a single-center experience. Oncologist; 2007 Sep;12(9):1134-42
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary malignant sarcomas of the heart and great vessels in adult patients--a single-center experience.
  • BACKGROUND: Sarcomas arising in the heart or the great vessels are rare entities.
  • METHODS: Between January 1993 and September 2006, of 1,429 patients registered to the Sarcoma Center, 14 had a primary sarcoma of the heart or large vessels.
  • The most frequently encountered histologic subtypes were leiomyosarcoma and angiosarcoma.
  • After a median follow-up of 14.5 months (range, 2-156), three patients were alive with no evidence of disease 11, 52, and 156 months after diagnosis.
  • CONCLUSIONS: Patients with primary sarcomas of the heart and the large vessels were of a young age, and more than half of them presented with advanced disease.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / epidemiology. Sarcoma / epidemiology. Vascular Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aortic Diseases / epidemiology. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Germany / epidemiology. Hemangiosarcoma / epidemiology. Humans. Leiomyosarcoma / epidemiology. Lung Neoplasms / secondary. Lymphatic Metastasis. Male. Middle Aged. Neoadjuvant Therapy / statistics & numerical data. Pulmonary Artery / pathology. Remission Induction. Retrospective Studies. Survival Rate. Venae Cavae / pathology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17914083.001).
  • [ISSN] 1083-7159
  • [Journal-full-title] The oncologist
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Oncologist
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


93. Hamidi M, Moody JS, Weigel TL, Kozak KR: Primary cardiac sarcoma. Ann Thorac Surg; 2010 Jul;90(1):176-81
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac sarcoma.
  • BACKGROUND: The presentation, management, and outcome of patients with primary cardiac sarcomas are not well defined.
  • Furthermore, the role of adjuvant therapy has not been delineated in the management of primary cardiac sarcomas.
  • METHODS: Patients with primary cardiac sarcoma and noncardiac sarcoma, diagnosed between 1988 and 2005, were identified in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database.
  • Clinical characteristics and outcomes of primary cardiac sarcoma were defined and compared with the characteristics of noncardiac sarcomas.
  • Univariate and multivariate methods were used to identify factors associated with primary cardiac sarcoma survival.
  • RESULTS: Compared with noncardiac sarcomas, primary cardiac sarcomas were found to occur in a younger age group and were more likely to present with advanced disease.
  • Primary cardiac sarcomas were ten times more likely to be vessel-derived (eg, angiosarcoma), comprising almost half of all cases.
  • Median overall survival for cardiac sarcoma patients was 6 months whereas that for noncardiac sarcoma patients was significantly longer at 93 months (p < 0.001).
  • Furthermore, cardiac sarcoma patients who underwent surgery had a median survival of 12 months whereas those who did not undergo surgery had a median survival of 1 month (p < 0.001).
  • CONCLUSIONS: Cardiac sarcomas are a distinct, rare subset of soft tissue sarcomas with a poor prognosis.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / epidemiology. Sarcoma / epidemiology

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
  • COS Scholar Universe. author profiles.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • [Copyright] Copyright 2010 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
  • [Cites] Chest. 1998 Aug;114(2):648-52 [9726764.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1997 May 1;79(9):1809-15 [9129000.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 2008 Jun;112(11):2440-6 [18428209.001]
  • [Cites] Hum Pathol. 2008 Sep;39(9):1385-95 [18602663.001]
  • [Cites] Circulation. 2008 Sep 30;118(14 Suppl):S7-15 [18824772.001]
  • [Cites] J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Jun;137(6):1454-60 [19464464.001]
  • [Cites] J Heart Lung Transplant. 2002 Oct;21(10):1135-9 [12398881.001]
  • [Cites] J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2002 Dec;124(6):1145-8 [12447180.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Surg. 1980 Feb;191(2):127-38 [7362282.001]
  • [Cites] Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 1989;3(6):521-4 [2635939.001]
  • [Cites] Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1990 Aug;38 Suppl 2:192-5 [2237901.001]
  • [Cites] Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Jun;51(6):906-10 [2039319.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Cardiovasc Pathol. 1990;3(3):195-8 [2095826.001]
  • [Cites] Cancer. 1992 Jan 15;69(2):387-95 [1728367.001]
  • [Cites] Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1993 Oct;117(10):1027-31 [8215825.001]
  • [Cites] Am J Cardiol. 1996 Jan 1;77(1):107 [8540447.001]
  • [Cites] Br J Cancer. 1998 Dec;78(12):1624-8 [9862574.001]
  • (PMID = 20609770.001).
  • [ISSN] 1552-6259
  • [Journal-full-title] The Annals of thoracic surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Ann. Thorac. Surg.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / T32 CA009614; United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / T32 CA009614-20
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ NIHMS297876; NLM/ PMC4201046
  •  go-up   go-down


94. Sidhu MS, Singh HP, Chopra AK, Kapila D, Chopra S, Anand M: Primary right atrial angiosarcoma: atypical presentation and echocardiographic assessment of right atrial mass. Echocardiography; 2009 Nov;26(10):1276-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary right atrial angiosarcoma: atypical presentation and echocardiographic assessment of right atrial mass.
  • [MeSH-major] Echocardiography. Heart Neoplasms / ultrasonography. Hemangiosarcoma / ultrasonography
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Heart Atria / ultrasonography. Humans. Male

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19929874.001).
  • [ISSN] 1540-8175
  • [Journal-full-title] Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Echocardiography
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


95. Murinello A, Mendonça P, Abreu A, Santos AL, Roquete J, Pinto E, Alpendra J, Semedo J, Rodrigues A, Cunha D, Coelho JF, Lourenço S, Miranda S: Cardiac angiosarcoma--a review. Rev Port Cardiol; 2007 May;26(5):577-84
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Cardiac angiosarcoma--a review.
  • Based on a case of a patient with angiosarcoma (AS) of the right atrium with superior vena cava syndrome associated with urticaria and polyarthralgias, who died soon after surgery, the authors present a brief review of the subject of cardiac AS, an extremely rare pathology, usually diagnosed late due to its non-specific symptomatology.
  • Imaging and histopathologic methods of diagnosis are considered, as well as references to cytogenetic analysis.
  • Surgery is the first treatment choice, but heart AS are frequently not completely resectable and concomitant metastases at the time of surgery are common, both usually leading to a dismal prognosis.
  • Chemotherapy, radiotherapy and even heart transplantation do not substantially improve the survival of these patients.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17691282.001).
  • [ISSN] 0870-2551
  • [Journal-full-title] Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgão oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Rev Port Cardiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Review
  • [Publication-country] Portugal
  • [Number-of-references] 41
  •  go-up   go-down


96. O'Callaghan DS, Breen DP, Young V: Angiosarcoma of the right atrium masquerading as recurrent pulmonary embolism. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg; 2008 Dec;56(8):488-90
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma of the right atrium masquerading as recurrent pulmonary embolism.
  • Primary cardiac angiosarcoma is a rare tumor that may present with features mimicking venous thromboembolic disease, making the diagnosis particularly challenging.
  • We report a case of angiosarcoma masquerading as recurrent pulmonary embolism successfully treated by radical surgery and adjuvant cytotoxic chemotherapy.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis. Pulmonary Embolism / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Diagnosis, Differential. Heart Aneurysm. Humans. Male. Recurrence

  • Genetic Alliance. consumer health - Embolism.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pulmonary Embolism.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19012217.001).
  • [ISSN] 0171-6425
  • [Journal-full-title] The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  •  go-up   go-down


97. Batzios S, Michalopoulos A, Kaklamanis L, Stathopoulos J, Christopoulou M, Koutantos J, Stathopoulos GP: Angiosarcoma of the heart: case report and review of the literature. Anticancer Res; 2006 Nov-Dec;26(6C):4837-42
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Angiosarcoma of the heart: case report and review of the literature.
  • BACKGROUND: Primary angiosarcoma of the heart is an extremely rare malignant disease.
  • PATIENTS AND METHODS: A 32-year-old female with primary angiosarcoma of the heart at an advanced stage with lung and bone metastases is presented.
  • CONCLUSION: This case of angiosarcoma of the heart is presented because of the extreme rarity of this disease, and its responsiveness to chemotherapy in combination with imatinib and herceptin.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology

  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. CIS-DIAMINEDICHLOROPLATINUM .
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. IFOSFAMIDE .
  • Hazardous Substances Data Bank. EPIRUBICIN .
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17214349.001).
  • [ISSN] 0250-7005
  • [Journal-full-title] Anticancer research
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Anticancer Res.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Greece
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 3Z8479ZZ5X / Epirubicin; Q20Q21Q62J / Cisplatin; UM20QQM95Y / Ifosfamide
  •  go-up   go-down


98. Ho CK, Wang E, Au WK, Cheng LC: Primary cardiac angiosarcoma of left atrium. J Card Surg; 2009 Sep-Oct;24(5):524-5
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Get downloadable fulltext PDFs of articles closely matching to this article, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] Primary cardiac angiosarcoma of left atrium.
  • Cardiac angiosarcoma usually arises from the right atrium.
  • We report an extremely rare case of primary angiosarcoma originating from the left atrium in a 70-year-old woman.
  • This represents the ninth reported case of left-sided cardiac angiosarcoma in the English literature.
  • The prognosis of this tumor is extremely poor with life expectancy lying between 3 to 34 months despite early diagnosis by imaging and multimodality treatment.
  • [MeSH-major] Heart Atria / pathology. Heart Neoplasms / pathology. Hemangiosarcoma / pathology

  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 19740289.001).
  • [ISSN] 1540-8191
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of cardiac surgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Card Surg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  •  go-up   go-down


99. Sośnik K, Lewczuk J, Ludwik B, Kowal J, Sobkowicz B, Gwoźdź W, Wrabec K: [Cardiac tamponade due to angiosarcoma--was surgical treatment necessary? A case report]. Kardiol Pol; 2006 Dec;64(12):1426-7
PDF icon [Fulltext service] Download fulltext PDF of this article and others, as many as you want.

  • [Source] The source of this record is MEDLINE®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • [Title] [Cardiac tamponade due to angiosarcoma--was surgical treatment necessary? A case report].
  • We present a case of a 49-year-old patient with cardiac tamponade due to haemopericardium.
  • The decision to perform surgery, although controversial, allowed to diagnose cardiac angiosarcoma with metastases to pericardium, vena cava superior and pulmonary trunk.
  • [MeSH-major] Cardiac Tamponade / etiology. Cardiac Tamponade / surgery. Heart Neoplasms / complications. Heart Neoplasms / diagnosis. Hemangiosarcoma / complications. Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use. Echocardiography. Female. Humans. Mediastinal Neoplasms / diagnosis. Mediastinal Neoplasms / secondary. Middle Aged. Pericardial Effusion / etiology. Pericardial Effusion / therapy. Tomography, X-Ray Computed. Treatment Outcome. Vascular Neoplasms / diagnosis. Vascular Neoplasms / secondary

  • MedlinePlus Health Information. consumer health - Pericardial Disorders.
  • [Email] Email this result item
    Email the results to the following email address:   [X] Close
  • (PMID = 17206543.001).
  • [ISSN] 0022-9032
  • [Journal-full-title] Kardiologia polska
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Kardiol Pol
  • [Language] pol
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Poland
  •  go-up   go-down






Advertisement