Pleural epithelioid hemangioendothelioma *

Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma (EHE), a very uncommon pleural tumor, was diagnosed in a 61-year-old man who had suffered work-related exposure to asbestos. The patient complained of chest pain and weight loss and was diagnosed with pleural effusion, in which there was a predominance of lymphocytes but no malignant cells. Pleural needle biopsy disclosed… CONTINUE READING