Treatment of cardiac myxoma
is by surgical resection via median sternotomy and is generally curative.
Thromboembolic events, obstruction to blood flow, and constitutional symptoms form the classic triad in patients with cardiac myxoma
Totally thoracoscopic surgical resection of cardiac myxoma
in 12 patients.
Clinical presentation of left atrial cardiac myxoma
9,10) Unlike cardiac myxoma
, IMT lacks perivascular rings and trabecular cords of "myxoma" cells suspended in a loose matrix.
We report a case of an infected cardiac myxoma
that presented in a manner similar to bacterial endocarditis.
Here, we present the reconstructed images of sections obtained from 3 patients (with either breast cancer, cardiac myxoma
, or liver cancer).
Both the NAME (nevi, atrial myxoma, neurofibromas, ephelides) and the LAMB (lentigines, atrial myxoma, and balloon nevi) syndromes are associated with the familial variety of cardiac myxoma
In a period of 15 years from January 1992 to November 2007, 17 patients were operated in our clinic who were diagnosed with cardiac myxoma
Diagnosis of cardiac hydatid cyst is easy with typical cystic appearance on echocardiography; however, it may rarely be difficult to distinguish it from cardiac myxoma
These findings were interpreted as an embolus, possibly originating from a cardiac myxoma
While cardiac myxoma
is the most common tumor of the heart with an estimated incidence of 0.