What are the possible complications from surgery for angiosarcoma (AS)?

Updated: Sep 04, 2018
  • Author: Maria Belén Carsi, MD, PhD, FRCS; Chief Editor: Edwin Choy, MD, PhD  more...
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Complications from surgery are as follows:

  • Anesthetic complications
  • Blood loss
  • Infection, sepsis
  • Wound complications
  • Iatrogenic neurovascular injury
  • Deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism
  • Limited limb function

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