Antonio Bomfim Avertano-Rocha

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We describe a rare case of primary pleural synovial sarcoma in a 27-year-old man with a 4-month history of dry cough and left-sided chest pain. A CT scan showed a large cystic mass in the left pleural cavity. The patient underwent two video-assisted thoracoscopic biopsies and the diagnosis of synovial sarcoma of the pleura was established. After neoadjuvant(More)
Lymphangitic carcinomatosis of the lungs secondary to cervical cancer is a rare condition. It still has an unknown pathophysiology and is related to high mortality rates. Diagnosis is often delayed due to the common symptoms of nonproductive cough and dyspnea. There are only 10 cases described in the literature. Most of the reported cases received only(More)
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