Magdolna Tusa

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OBJECTIVE To report a rare case of tumour-to-tumour metastasis with differential diagnostic considerations. METHODS AND RESULTS We report the operation of a Sylvian fissure secretory meningioma in a 48 year-old woman. The tumour was suspicious of a metastasis related to a pulmonary adenocarcinoma operated 4 months before. Histopathology confirmed(More)
INTRODUCTION Carcinomatous meningitis is a serious complication of advanced stage solid tumours, which may become more common with improved survival. CASE REPORTS A 53-year-old woman with a recent history of breast cancer (pT2pN2M0) had been treated by mastectomy and adjuvant chemotherapy and radiotherapy. She presented with weakness, diplopia and vertigo(More)
Introduction: Ventricular septal rupture (VSR) is an unusual mechanical complication of myocardial infarction (MI) in the era of reperfusion therapy, but the mortality rate of patients who present with cardiogenic shock (CS) remains extremely high. Whereas current American and European guidelines recommend urgent surgical repair regardless of hemodynamic(More)
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