Antiphospholipid syndrome associated with malignant mesothelioma presenting with superior vena cava thrombosis: A case report


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Ozkan M. , Eser B. , ER O., ALTUNTAŞ F. , Coskun R., Topsakal R. , ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS, cilt.10, ss.393-396, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/107602960401000413
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.393-396

Özet

A 59-year-old woman who had dyspnea and neck swelling for 10 days was admitted to the hospital. Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma was diagnosed previously. According to the clinical findings, and laboratory and pathologic examination, the patient was found to have disseminated venous thrombosis and antiphospholipid syndrome, which is treatment-resistant autoimmune paraneoplastic syndrome.