Flashcards in Chap 81 Arterial Tumors Deck (10):
List primary aortic tumors.
Malignant fibrous histiocytoma
What is the classification of arterial tumours?
What are features of polypoid tumours?
Have attachement to intima with growth into the lumen
Embolization is common
What are features of intimal tumours?
Grow along the endothelial surface
Lead to branch vessel occlusion
What are features of adventitial tumours?
Grow outward and invade surrounding structures
Is metastatic disease in arterial tumours common?
What are echo findings of sarcoma?
inhomogeneous echo dense mass with outer membrane
What are most common site of metastasis?
What is treatment of choice for arterial tumours?
resection of mass