Interactive Case Report: Angiosarcoma
Welcome to Journal of Clinical Pathway’s new case report exploration. This interactive case report will engage your experience and knowledge about the details of a given case. Along the way, we will provide details and at the end, we will share the patient’s outcome.
Angiosarcoma of the Small Intestine With Metastases to the Colon and Gallbladder (Consultant. 2016;57(2):124-125.)
An 81-year-old man with a history of hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and Alzheimer disease presented with syncope. The patient denied having chest pain, dyspnea, palpitations, nausea, vomiting, hematochezia, melena, facial droop, slurred speech, or a history of seizure. He did not use aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
The patient’s vital signs were stable. He had dry mucosal membranes, diffuse abdominal pain or palpation, hypoactive bowel sounds, and pale skin with poor skin turgor.