A giant right atrial villous myxoma with simultaneous pulmonary embolism


AYDIN C. , Tasal A., Yasin A., Vatankulu M. A. , İNAN B. , BACAKSIZ A.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS, vol.5, no.4, pp.206-208, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2013.11.014
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.206-208

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Primary cardiac tumors are rare and approximately three quarters of them are benign and up to half of the benign tumors are myxomas. Right atrial villous myxoma with pulmonary embolism is an unusual apparition.