A distinctive cardiovascular lesion resembling histiocytoid (epithelioid) hemangioma. Evidence suggesting mesothelial participation.

@article{Luthringer1990ADC,
  title={A distinctive cardiovascular lesion resembling histiocytoid (epithelioid) hemangioma. Evidence suggesting mesothelial participation.},
  author={Daniel J. Luthringer and Renu Virmani and Sharon W. Weiss and Juan Rosai},
  journal={The American journal of surgical pathology},
  year={1990},
  volume={14 11},
  pages={993-1000}
}
This paper presents 14 examples of a distinctive cardiovascular lesion. The patients' ages ranged from 5 to 76 years (mean, 51 years). There were seven male patients and seven female patients. All of the lesions were small and represented incidental surgical findings. Ten were attached to the endocardium, three were free-floating in the pericardial cavity, and one was inside a dissecting aneurysm of the ascending aorta. Microscopically, the lesions were enclosed in a fibrinous network and… CONTINUE READING