Successful Team-Based Management of Renal Cell Carcinoma With Caval Extension of Tumor Thrombus Above the Diaphragm

Audrey Spelde, Toby Steinberg, Prakash A. Patel, Harry Garcia, Jeremy D. Kukafka, Emily MacKay, Jacob T. Gutsche, Jonathan Frogel, Michael Fabbro, Jessie M. Raiten, John G.T. Augoustides

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5 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
StateAccepted/In press - 2017


  • Anticoagulation
  • Anticoagulation
  • Bleeding
  • Cardiopulmonary bypass
  • Coagulopathy
  • Computed tomography
  • Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
  • Embolic burden
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose
  • Handoffs
  • Inferior vena cava
  • Inhaled epoprostenol
  • Intensive care unit
  • International Renal Cell Carcinoma-Venous Thrombus Consortium
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Novick staging
  • Positron emission tomography
  • Postinfarction syndrome
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Quandali index
  • Renal artery embolization
  • Renal artery embolization
  • Renal cell carcinoma
  • Right atrium
  • Right ventricular failure
  • Team dynamics
  • Transesophageal echocardiography
  • Transfusion
  • Tumor levels
  • Tumor thrombus
  • Venovenous bypass

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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