[Show abstract][Hide abstract] ABSTRACT: Splenic artery aneurysms are rare. We discuss a case of a 58-year-old gentleman presenting with collapse and shock secondary to spontaneous splenic artery aneurysm rupture. Patient underwent laparotomy and splenectomy then discharged home within a week of presentation.
[Show abstract][Hide abstract] ABSTRACT: Synovial sarcomas are a rare form of soft tissue sarcomas. We present a case of a 62 year-old male presenting with a left thyroid lump initially though to be a thyroid adenoma but subsequently diagnosed as a monophasic synovial sarcoma of the pharynx. We discuss the diagnosis and treatment of this case.
International Seminars in Surgical Oncology 04/2009; 6(1):9. DOI:10.1186/1477-7800-6-9