An autopsy case of systemic hemangiomatosis with honeycomb-like liver and focal splenic sarcomatoid changes.

@article{Tsukagoshi1998AnAC,
  title={An autopsy case of systemic hemangiomatosis with honeycomb-like liver and focal splenic sarcomatoid changes.},
  author={Hideo Tsukagoshi and Yu-ki Iwasaki and Masao Toyoda and Teruhiko Sato and Hitoshi Takagi and Miyuki Mori and Aya Sasaki and Hideko Kumakura and Hideyuki Ishijima and Jiro Aoki},
  journal={Internal medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={37 10},
  pages={847-52}
}
An unusual autopsy case of systemic hemangiomatosis associated with honeycomb-like liver and splenic sarcomatoid changes is presented. The patient suffered from high-output ventricular heart failure secondary to hepatic arteriovenous shunting with hepatic failure, ending fatally due to disseminated intravascular coagulation and pulmonary bleeding. Postmortem examination revealed the characteristic distribution of vasoformative tumors presenting in the hematopoietic system including the liver… CONTINUE READING