An elderly man with fever and hypodense lesions in the spleen and liver

Schattner, Ami; Bassevitch, Alon; Diment, Judith
January 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/17/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 2, p163
Academic Journal
The article describes a case of primary angiosarcoma of the spleen in an elderly patient. It is indicated that the patient had no bowel or bladder symptoms. The results of physical and laboratory tests performed on the patient are revealed. The anti-tuberculous drugs prescribed to the patient showed no effect to correct his condition. The patient died several weeks after hospital admission.


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