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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 810306, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/810306
Case Report

Primary Left Cardiac Angiosarcoma with Mitral Valve Involvement Accompanying Coronary Artery Disease

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ankara University School of Medicine, Cebeci Heart Center, Dikimevi, 06340 Ankara, Turkey

Received 26 August 2015; Accepted 4 November 2015

Academic Editor: Christophoros Foroulis

Copyright © 2015 Cagdas Baran 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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