Pulmonary embolism caused by intimal sarcoma of the pulmonary artery.

Abstract

We herein report the case of a 39-year-old woman with a pulmonary embolism caused by intimal sarcoma of the pulmonary artery. She presented with shortness of breath and leg edema. Computed tomography showed a low density area that extended from the main pulmonary artery to the bilateral pulmonary arteries. We diagnosed her to have a pulmonary… (More)

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@article{Yamamoto2012PulmonaryEC, title={Pulmonary embolism caused by intimal sarcoma of the pulmonary artery.}, author={Kei Yamamoto and Tsuyoshi Nozue and Masayuki Tsuchida and Taku Iwaki and Hiroshi Nagamine and Tamotsu Yasuda and Hiroshi Kawase and Kazuhiko Matsushita and Ichiro Michishita}, journal={Internal medicine}, year={2012}, volume={51 21}, pages={3031-4} }