Another Case of Erratic Brain Embolism After Particle Embolization for a Giant Intrathoracic Solitary Fibrous Tumor

  • Shoichi Inagawa
  • Tatsuhiko Sato
  • Terumoto Koike
  • Hajime Umezu
Letter to the Editor

Notes

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical Approval

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiology and Radiation OncologyNiigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental SciencesNiigata-CityJapan
  2. 2.Division of Diagnostic RadiologyNiigata University Medical and Dental HospitalNiigata-CityJapan
  3. 3.Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgeryNiigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental SciencesNiigata-CityJapan
  4. 4.Division of PathologyNiigata University Medical and Dental HospitalNiigata-CityJapan

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