Primary aortic tumors are rare, difficult to diagnose, and often fatal. This case and a review of the literature identified aortic tumors as a potential source of emboli leading to acute mesenteric insufficiency. The case showed the efficacy of magnetic resonance imaging in diagnosing and determining the extent and location of an aortic tumor.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - Oct 1 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cancer Research