Accession Number : AD0667498

Title :   MALIGNANT HEMANGIOENDOTHELIOMA OF THE HEART WITH METASTASES TO THE LUNGS,

Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL SCHOOL BETHESDA MD TRANSLATION SERVICE

Personal Author(s) : Kovalenko,V. L. ; Molodykh,D. N.

Report Date : 01 JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Primary malignant tumors of the heart are rare. At the present time in the world-wide literature there have been about 150 observations described. A great proportion of the cardiac tumors are represented by round cell, giant cell, spindle cell and myogenic sarcoma. Only isolated single reports exist on the primary malignant tumors of the heart of vascular nature. The observation is presented in the report.

Descriptors :   (*CANCER, *HEART), LUNG, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), HISTOLOGY, PATHOLOGY, CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE