A CASE OF RADIOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS OF EPITHELIOID HEMANGIOENDOTHELIOMA OF THE RIGHT ATRIUM

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We present a case of a very rare heart tumor, a primary epithelioid hemangioendothelioma with secondary pulmonary metastases. Despite of the expanded diagnostic possibilities of current radiological diagnosis procedures, the final diagnosis in such patients is made only after histological examination and immunohistochemistry.

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M. V. Jr Vishnyakova

Moscow Regional Research and Clinical Institute (MONIKI)

Author for correspondence.
Email: cherridra@mail.ru

Vishnyakova Marina V. – PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Roentgenology

* 61/2–15 Shchepkina ul.,Moscow, 129110,Russian Federation. Tel.: +7 (495) 631 72 07. E-mail: cherridra@mail.ru 

Russian Federation

G. V. Chermenskiy

Moscow Regional Research and Clinical Institute (MONIKI)

Email: cherridra@mail.ru
Chermenskiy Georgiy V. – Roentgenologist, Department of X-ray Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Russian Federation

V. P. Pronina

Moscow Regional Research and Clinical Institute (MONIKI)

Email: cherridra@mail.ru
Pronina Viktoriya P. – PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Functional Diagnostics Russian Federation

M. V. Vishnyakova

Moscow Regional Research and Clinical Institute (MONIKI)

Email: cherridra@mail.ru
Vishnyakova Mariya V. – MD, PhD, Head of Department of Roentgenology Russian Federation

M. A. Martakov

Moscow Regional Research and Clinical Institute (MONIKI)

Email: cherridra@mail.ru

Martakov Mikhail A. – MD, PhD, Leading Research Fellow, Department of Cardiac Surgery

Russian Federation

L. E. Gaganov

Moscow Regional Research and Clinical Institute (MONIKI)

Email: cherridra@mail.ru

Gaganov Leonid E. – MD, PhD, Chief of Department of Pathological Anatomy

Russian Federation

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