Hemangioma in the anterior mediastinum.


Anterior mediastinal hemangiomas are very rare neoplasms in mediastinal tumors. A 58-year-old woman was revealed to have a mass measuring 4 x 3 cm in size in the anterior mediastinum with calcification on computed tomography. It was initially suspected to be a thymoma. We performed tumor extirpation in November 1998. The tumor was close to the thymus and… (More)


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@article{Nishikawa2003HemangiomaIT, title={Hemangioma in the anterior mediastinum.}, author={Hitoshi Nishikawa and Toshihiro Osaki and Yuko Tajima and Takashi Yoshimatsu and Akira Nagashima and Kosei Yasumoto}, journal={The Japanese journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official publication of the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery = Nihon Kyobu Geka Gakkai zasshi}, year={2003}, volume={51 9}, pages={442-4} }