[An autopsy case of pulmonary tumor thrombotic microangiopathy that occurred during chemotherapy for gastric cancer].

Abstract

A man in 60s underwent total gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer with para-aortic lymph node metastases. Although postoperative chemotherapy decreased the metastases, he was subsequently admitted with progressive respiratory distress. Pulmonary hypertension and right-sided heart failure developed, and he died of sudden cardiopulmonary arrest 30 hours… (More)

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