is diagnosed through biopsy and immunohistostaining for endothelial markers, such as CD31, CD34, and factor VIII.
Primary cardiac angiosarcoma
is a rare heart tumor.
Corrie Painter, PhD, a cancer researcher and angiosarcoma
survivor, is the administrator of the angiosarcoma
Facebook patient support group.
The differential diagnosis should always include primary or metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma
, and even poorly differentiated prostatic carcinoma (3).
Ademas, el angiosarcoma
se considera una entidad clinica separada de otros tumores de origen endotelial con patrones histologicos similares (3-4).
A vinyl chloride-exposed worker with an adrenal gland angiosarcoma
: a case report.
We reported this case because of the extreme rarity of angiosarcomas
as a malignant tumor in the CNS and in order to remind physicians to keep the diagnosis of angiosarcoma
in mind in patients with a similar clinical presentation.
Biopsy was consistent with angiosarcoma
and a simple left mastectomy was performed with negative tumor margins.
of the breast with silicone granuloma: A case report.
These findings led to the diagnosis of epithelioid angiosarcoma
of the pericardium.
An incisional biopsy was performed, which revealed angiosarcoma
[Figures 2, 3, and 4].