An unusual cause of spontaneous hemothorax: cardiac angiosarcoma.


Angiosarcoma, the most common primary malignant neoplasm of the heart in adults, usually presents as pericardial effusion or right-sided heart failure. Rupture of an angiosarcoma-infiltrated cardiac chamber as a cause of hemothorax is very rare in the literature. In this report, we describe a 34-year-old male patient, who presented to emergency service with… (More)
DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2013.73479

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