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Preoperative embolization of hypervascular Castleman's disease of the mediastinum

Published inCardiovascular and interventional radiology, vol. 31, no. 1, p. 186-188
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  • Open Access - Licence nationale Springer
Publication date2008
Abstract

We report the case of a 31-year-old woman with mediastinal Castleman's disease of the hyaline vascular type. This large tumor was safely resected after arterial embolization. We describe the steps of this interventional procedure and discuss related necessary precautions.

Keywords
  • Acrylic Resins/therapeutic use
  • Adult
  • Blood Loss Surgical/prevention & control
  • Cough/etiology
  • Embolization Therapeutic/methods
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Gelatin/therapeutic use
  • Giant Lymph Node Hyperplasia/diagnosis/surgery/therapy
  • Humans
  • Mediastinum/surgery
  • Preoperative Care/methods
  • Radiography Thoracic
  • Radiology Interventional/methods
  • Rare Diseases
Citation (ISO format)
ROBERT, John et al. Preoperative embolization of hypervascular Castleman’s disease of the mediastinum. In: Cardiovascular and interventional radiology, 2008, vol. 31, n° 1, p. 186–188. doi: 10.1007/s00270-006-0156-y
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