Leiomyosarcoma of inferior vena cava with intracardiac extension presenting as Budd-Chiari syndrome: Report of a rare case.

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Primary leiomyosarcoma of vascular origin is a rare malignant smooth muscle tumor. This report describes a case of primary leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) in a 52-year-old male who presented with complaints of abdominal pain, chest pain, and bilateral lower limb swelling for 4 months. Imaging of the chest and abdomen revealed a mass in the… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/IJPM.IJPM_782_15

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@article{Nambiyar2017LeiomyosarcomaOI, title={Leiomyosarcoma of inferior vena cava with intracardiac extension presenting as Budd-Chiari syndrome: Report of a rare case.}, author={Kaniyappan Nambiyar and Arvind Ahuja and Minakshi Bhardwaj}, journal={Indian journal of pathology & microbiology}, year={2017}, volume={60 2}, pages={256-258} }