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Vol 72, No 11-12 (2004)
CASE REPORTS
Published online: 2008-02-18
Submitted: 2013-02-22
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Epithelioid haemangioendothelioma of the lungs

Andrzej Chciałowski, Izabela Toczyska, Wojciech Lubiński, Magdalena Żabicka, Naim Qandil, Waldemar Saramak, Wojciech Leja
Pneumonol Alergol Pol 2004;72(11-12):516-520.

open access

Vol 72, No 11-12 (2004)
CASE REPORTS
Published online: 2008-02-18
Submitted: 2013-02-22

Abstract

Authors present a case of EH as an accidental finding in 40 year old woman appeared as the presented small, solid nodules in both lungs on a routine chest radiograph and HRCT scans. There were no signs in clinical examination, no abnormalities were presented in the spirometric and respiratory tests, neither in the endoscopic digestive tract examinations nor in CT scans of abdomen. The histological examination of open lung biopsy revealed the morphology of epithelioid haemangioendothelioma. During one year follow up no clinical nor radiological progressions have been observed.

Abstract

Authors present a case of EH as an accidental finding in 40 year old woman appeared as the presented small, solid nodules in both lungs on a routine chest radiograph and HRCT scans. There were no signs in clinical examination, no abnormalities were presented in the spirometric and respiratory tests, neither in the endoscopic digestive tract examinations nor in CT scans of abdomen. The histological examination of open lung biopsy revealed the morphology of epithelioid haemangioendothelioma. During one year follow up no clinical nor radiological progressions have been observed.
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Keywords

lung; EH (epithelioid haemangioendothelioma). IVBAT (intravascular bronchiolo-alveolar tumor)

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Title

Epithelioid haemangioendothelioma of the lungs

Journal

Advances in Respiratory Medicine

Issue

Vol 72, No 11-12 (2004)

Pages

516-520

Published online

2008-02-18

Bibliographic record

Pneumonol Alergol Pol 2004;72(11-12):516-520.

Keywords

lung
EH (epithelioid haemangioendothelioma). IVBAT (intravascular bronchiolo-alveolar tumor)

Authors

Andrzej Chciałowski
Izabela Toczyska
Wojciech Lubiński
Magdalena Żabicka
Naim Qandil
Waldemar Saramak
Wojciech Leja

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