[Successful liver resection of a rapidly growing hepatic angiosarcoma-a case report].

Jun Kajihara, Hiroshi Wada, Yoshito Tomimaru, Naoki Hama, Hirofumi Akita, Koichi Kawamoto, Shogo Kobayashi, Hidetoshi Eguchi, Koji Umeshita, Yuichiro Doki, Masaki Mori, Hiroaki Nagano

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿評論記事

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An 82-year-old man without any complaint was shown to have a hypoechoic lesion, 2 cm in diameter, in segment 5 of the liver by ultrasonography. After 3 months, an abdominal computed tomographic (CT) scan revealed a tumor lesion, 5.5 cm in diameter, with irregular peripheral enhancement. Positron emission tomography (PET)-CT revealed abnormal accumulation of fluorodeoxyglucose in the liver tumor, but no accumulation in other lesions. Based on the diagnosis of primary malignant liver tumor, we performed S5 subsegmentectomy of the liver. Histopathological examination showed spindle tumor cells forming hemorrhagic and focal necrosis. On immunohistochemistry, the tumor cells weakly expressed CD31. We diagnosed the tumor as hepatic angiosarcoma. The patient was discharged from the hospital 17 days after the surgery and survived without evidence of recurrence for 12 postoperative months.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)1801-1803
ページ数3
ジャーナルUnknown Journal
40
発行部数12
出版物ステータス出版済み - 1 1 2013

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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Kajihara, J., Wada, H., Tomimaru, Y., Hama, N., Akita, H., Kawamoto, K., ... Nagano, H. (2013). [Successful liver resection of a rapidly growing hepatic angiosarcoma-a case report]. Unknown Journal, 40(12), 1801-1803.