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Published online: 2007-02-23
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Echocardiogram of the month
Large, asymptomatic left atrial myxoma – a case report

Ireneusz Jedliński, Małgorzata Duszyńska, Krzysztof Urbański, Marek Słomczyński, Maria Jamrozek-Jedlińska, Eugeniusz Kaszkowiak, Ryszard Kalawski, Mirosława Kominek, Krystyna Zawilska
Kardiol Pol 2007;65(2):201-204.

open access

Vol 65, No 2 (2007)
Other
Published online: 2007-02-23
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

We report a patient with a large, asymptomatic left atrial myxoma detected by transoesophageal echocardiography. The tumour filled the great part of the left atrium cave and led to mitral valve obstruction. Surgical management gave an excellent result

Abstract

We report a patient with a large, asymptomatic left atrial myxoma detected by transoesophageal echocardiography. The tumour filled the great part of the left atrium cave and led to mitral valve obstruction. Surgical management gave an excellent result
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Keywords

cardiac tumour; left atrial myxoma; transesophageal echocardiography

About this article
Title

Echocardiogram of the month
Large, asymptomatic left atrial myxoma – a case report

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 65, No 2 (2007)

Pages

201-204

Published online

2007-02-23

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2007;65(2):201-204.

Keywords

cardiac tumour
left atrial myxoma
transesophageal echocardiography

Authors

Ireneusz Jedliński
Małgorzata Duszyńska
Krzysztof Urbański
Marek Słomczyński
Maria Jamrozek-Jedlińska
Eugeniusz Kaszkowiak
Ryszard Kalawski
Mirosława Kominek
Krystyna Zawilska

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