Pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis: a clinicopathologic review.

  title={Pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis: a clinicopathologic review.},
  author={Mahmoud A. Eltorky and Arthur S. Headley and Helen Winer-Muram and Harvey Edward Garrett and J. P. Griffin},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={57 3},
Pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis is a locally aggressive benign vascular neoplasm of the lung characterized by the presence of numerous cytologically benign thin-walled capillary-sized blood vessels proliferating diffusely through the pulmonary interstitium, in and around pulmonary vessels and airways. Pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis is a rare disease characterized by pulmonary hypertension and a slowly progressive clinical course; it is frequently misdiagnosed clinically as primary… CONTINUE READING


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