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n. hemangiosarcoma, tumor maligno del tejido vascular.
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Randhawa et al., "Primary cardiac sarcoma: 25-year Cleveland Clinic experience," American Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
Cardiac sarcoma is the most common malignant tumour of the heart but is rare with a reported incidence of 0.001-0.03% that only four case reports documenting tumour embolism in these patients were identified [6].
Borrel et al., "Primary cardiac sarcoma treated by orthotopic cardiac transplantation," Archives des Maladies du Coeur et des Vaisseaux, vol.
A study determined the prevalence of primary cardiac sarcoma at autopsy to be 0.00017%, with an incidence from 0.001 to 0.03% and a general incidence from 0.07% [5].
Bruneval et al., "Intimal sarcoma is the most frequent primary cardiac sarcoma: clinicopathologic and molecular retrospective analysis of 100 primary cardiac sarcomas," The American Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol.
(49,50) Similarly, cardiac sarcoma, previously considered as representing an otherwise unclassified spindle cell sarcoma, has also been found to show MDM2 and CDK4 amplification in most cases, suggesting that it is closely related to intimal sarcoma.
She was diagnosed with Cardiac Sarcoma at the age of 29 in February 2012.
Echocardiographic features of primary cardiac sarcoma. Echocardiography 2002; 19: 215-20.
A cardiac sarcoma is a rare malignant cardiac tumor that can present with nonspecific symptoms (similar to most cancers) in combination with clinical signs of heart failure due to the mass effect of the tumor.
A primary cardiac sarcoma with unusual histology and clinical course.