Successful treatment of primary pulmonary angiosarcoma.

@article{Kojima2003SuccessfulTO,
  title={Successful treatment of primary pulmonary angiosarcoma.},
  author={Keisuke Kojima and Isamu Okamoto and Sunao Ushijima and Takeshi Yoshinaga and Mitsuhiko Kitaoka and Moritaka Suga and Yutaka Sasaki},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2003},
  volume={124 6},
  pages={2397-400}
}
Angiosarcoma in the lung is an uncommon disorder and is usually attributable to metastasis from a primary site. Primary pulmonary angiosarcoma is extremely rare, and the prognosis of affected individuals is dismal, with most patients dying within months of presentation. Indeed, there have been no reported instances of successful treatment of this condition. We now report the case of a patient with primary pulmonary angiosarcoma who responded to a combination of radiotherapy and immunotherapy… CONTINUE READING

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