Isolated Left-Sided Metastatic Sarcoma of the Heart with Limb Ischemia

Maheshwari, Aditya V.; Muro-Cacho, Carlos A.; Cohen, Jonathan J.; Keisch, Martin; Klos, Roman B.; Temple, H. Thomas
May 2008
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 5, p1112
Academic Journal
The article looks at a case of a patient with an isolated left-sided metastatic cardiac tumor with an atrial septal defect. Following neoadjuvant chemotherapy and brachytherapy the tumor presented as acute thromboembolic limb ischemia. The patient had first sought treatment for a pleomorphic tumor in the right calf.


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