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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2011, Article ID 340681, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/340681
Case Report

Cardiac Angiosarcoma

1Unidad de Vigilancia Intensiva de Cardiología Clínica, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología de Laranjeiras, 22.240-006 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Departamento de Cirugía Cardiovascular, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología de Laranjeiras, 22.240-006 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Departamento de Patología, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología de Laranjeiras, 22.240-006 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
4Departamento de Oncología Torácica, Instituto Nacional do Câncer, 20.230-130 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 15 August 2011; Accepted 20 September 2011

Academic Editors: T. Sahin and T. Tak

Copyright © 2011 Monique Esteves Cardoso et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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