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Intra-vascular leiomyoma of the popliteal vein.
  1. R. J. Grimer,
  2. G. R. Armstrong
  1. Birmingham Bone Tumour Treatment Centre, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, UK.


    A large mass in the popliteal fossa was found to be a leiomyoma of the popliteal vein with portions of tumour both inside and outside the vein. This is only the second recorded case of a benign smooth muscle tumour of a peripheral vein.

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