Lymphangiosarcoma associated with chronic filarial lymphedema Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dependovirus
  • Factor VIII
  • Genetic Therapy
  • Genetic Variation
  • Genetic Vectors
  • Hemophilia A

abstract

  • A case of a 19-year-old inhabitant of Southern India with chronic filarial lymphedema of the right leg and subsequent lymphangiosarcoma is reported. Two additional cases of lymphangiosarcoma occurring in patients with filarial lymphedema are reviewed from the literature.

publication date

  • January 1987

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(19870101)59:1<179::AID-CNCR2820590134>3.0.CO;2-D

PubMed ID

  • 3791146

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 179

end page

  • 83

volume

  • 59

number

  • 1