ISSN : 1301-5680
e-ISSN : 2149-8156
TURKISH JOURNAL OF
THORACIC AND
CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     
Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma leading to arterial and venous occlusion
Gökalp Altun1, Zerrin Pulathan1, Doğuş Hemşinli2, Kibar Yaşar Güven1
Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi Anabilim Dalı, Trabzon, Türkiye
1Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi Anabilim Dalı, Trabzon, Türkiye
2Kanuni Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi, Trabzon, Türkiye
DOI : 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2014.8376
Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma is a rare vascular tumor. In this article, we report a 35-year-old female case of epithelioid hemangioendothelioma leading to femoral and vascular occlusion in the light of literature review. Vascular tumors should be considered in patients with vascular complaints.
Keywords : Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma; femoral artery; femoral vein; occlusion
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