José Zapatero Gaviria

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We report a case of carcinoma following 42 years of chronic empyema in a patient who underwent surgery for a hydatid cyst at the age of 3. At the time of diagnosis, an esophageal fistula was observed and treated with cyanoacrylate. We hypothesize that chronic inflammation of the pleura, caused by decades of empyema, associated with the presence of(More)
The authors study the correlation existing between prolactin and E-17-beta in breast cancer. In both premenopausal and post-menopausal patients prolactin may be useful as an evolutive marker. Prolactin increases particularly as a consequence of the metastatic growth. E-17-beta shows no variation when studied during the luteal phase, diminishes after the(More)
The epitheloid hemangioendothelioma (EH) is a rare tumor of vascular origin, which exceptionally manifestates as a mediastinic mass. We present a new case of location at the upper cava vein and we review the clinical, histological and therapeutic characteristics of the EH.