Inferiorvena cava leiomyosarcoma: case report

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Marina Silveira Rezende, Andréia Farias Alquimim, Gustavo Mazon, Arthur Meneghin Domingos, Ana Cristina Macedo Carvalho, Bárbara Pessoa de Matos, Márcio Raimundo de Faria, Flávio Galvão Lima, Tais Folchito Maglioni, Renato do Amaral Mello Noguei

The inferior vena cava leiomyosarcoma (IVC) is a rareneoplasm. It originates from the smooth muscle cells of the IVC tunica media. The tumor's clinic depends basically on its location and size. The best treatment, with impact on survival, is complete surgical resection.

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