Extranodal Rosai-Dorfman disease involving the pulmonary artery.


A 61-year-old woman underwent computed tomography (CT) angiography for evaluation of syncope and was found to have a central pulmonary artery filling defect (Fig. 1). During an attempted intravascular ultrasound-guided biopsy of the lesion, the patient coded and died. Autopsy confirmed the case as a rare presentation of Rosai-Dorfman disease (Fig. 2 and… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ejcts/ezt202


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@article{Rehman2013ExtranodalRD, title={Extranodal Rosai-Dorfman disease involving the pulmonary artery.}, author={Tayyab Ur Rehman and Bennett P Deboisblanc and Stephen P Kantrow}, journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery}, year={2013}, volume={44 5}, pages={964} }