Multiple hemorrhagic intraparenchymal tumors presenting with fatal intracranial hypertension: A rare manifestation of systemic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma

@inproceedings{Tsuchiya2015MultipleHI,
  title={Multiple hemorrhagic intraparenchymal tumors presenting with fatal intracranial hypertension: A rare manifestation of systemic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma},
  author={Tsukasa Tsuchiya and Soichi Oya and Harushi Mori and Toru Matsui},
  booktitle={Surgical neurology international},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Epithelioid hemangioendotheliomas (EHE) is an extremely rare tumor that can arise not only intracranially but also systemically. Its radiological characteristics and the mechanism underlying the multiple organ involvement in EHE are poorly understood. CASE DESCRIPTION A 24-year-old woman with a 7-month history of coughing and blood-stained sputum complained of visual disturbance in the right eye that had persisted for 1-month. Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging revealed multiple… CONTINUE READING