Home help feedback subscriptions archive search table of contents quick search:   [advanced] author: keyword(s): year:  vol:  page:  this article abstract full text (pdf) correction (v74,p1294) alert me when this article is cited alert me if a correction is posted services email this article to a friend similar articles in this journal similar articles in pubmed alert me to new issues of the journal add to personal folders download to citation manager author home page(s): kamal a. Mansour permission requests citing articles citing articles via google scholar google scholar articles by rahman, a. M. Articles by mansour, k. viagra pills A. buy viagra from canada Search for related content pubmed pubmed citation articles by rahman, a. M. viagra jelly sale uk Articles by mansour, k. http://sweet-vibrations.com/tkj-generic-viagra-online-canada-cost-bk/ A. Ann thorac surg 2002;73:1952-1954 © 2002 the society of thoracic surgeons case report giant mediastinal chordoma a. M. Rahman, mda , iman g. Farahat, msa , wael a. Ali, msa , kamal a. viagra pills they look like Mansour, mdb* a departments of surgery and pathology, national cancer institute, cairo university, cairo, egypt b department of cardiothoracic surgery, emory university school of medicine, atlanta, georgia usa accepted for publication december 5, 2001. * address reprint requests to dr mansour, department of cardiothoracic surgery, 1365 clifton rd, ne, atlanta, ga 30322 usa e-mail: kamal_mansour{at}emoryhealthcare. Org    abstract top abstract introduction comment references   a chordoma is a slow-growing tumor representing about 5% of all malignant bone tumors. Mediastinal chordoma is very rare. We report a giant thoracic chordoma in a 32-year-old woman who presented with chest pain, progressive dyspnea, and cough. viagra 20 mg lilly Open biopsy confirmed a definitive preoperative diagnosis, and complete surgical excision of the tumor was accomplished.    introduction top abstract introduction comment references   chordomas are rare malignant neoplasms presumed to be derived from remnants of the embryonic notochord [1]. generic viagra While these tumors show a sharp predilection for the axial skeleton, particularly the base of the skull and sacrococcygeal region, a minority of cases may arise from the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. An age-adjusted chordoma incidence of 0. 08 per 100,000 was age dependent, more common in males, and rare among blacks and patients aged less than 40 years [2]. Thoracic chordomas occur mostly in the upper thoracic spine at the level of the third and fourth vertebrae [3]. Only 9 patients who had total resections were reported in the english literature. A 32-year-old egyptian woman was admitted to the hospital complaining of persistent chest pain radiating to the back, progressive dyspnea, and irritating cough. viagra canada online Clinical examination revealed diminished breath sounds and localized tenderness over the posterior part of the ribs and upper thoracic spine. viagra soft tabs Plain chest roentgenogram revealed a well-defined large posterior superior mediastinal mass with no bony destruction. buy viagra in usa online Computed tomographic scan of the chest showed a large, well-. viagra effects eyes