Ann Thorac Surg 2010;89:e1. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.10.074
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Images in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Malignant Mesenchymoma Surrounding the Esophageal Hiatus
Dianbo Cao, MD, PhDa,*,
Wei Liu, MD, PhDb,
Liang Guo, MDc
a Department of Radiology, The First Hospital of JiLin University, Chang Chun, China
b Department of Thoracic Surgery, The First Hospital of JiLin University, Chang Chun, China
c Department of Pathology, The First Hospital of JiLin University, Chang Chun, China
* Address correspondence to Dr Cao, Department of Radiology, The First Hospital of Jilin University, 1XinMinZhu St, Chang Chun, 130021, China (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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A 63-year-old man was admitted to our hospital with complaints of abdominal distention and back pain for 2 weeks. He presented with a 2-month history of shortness of breath and chest tightness with exertion. Physical examination was normal. A chest computed tomography scan demonstrated a large, inhomogeneous mass . . . [Full Text of this Article]
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