heart tumor

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heart tumor

A rare tumor of the heart; 1º HTs are usually benign–myxoma > rhabdomyoma > osteoclastoma; malignant HTs: angiosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma; 2º HTs are usually malignant and implant in the pericardium from lung or hilar lymphoma or melanoma. See Atrial myxoma.
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The 12-lead ECG revealed VT with a cycle length of 360 ms and right bundle branch block morphology with a left axis, consistent with origination from the anatomic location of the cardiac tumor.
1 percent, based on a study of more than 12,000 autopsies, which identified only seven cases of any kind of primary cardiac tumor.
Cardiac rhabdomyoma, which is observed in tuberous sclerosis, is a benign cardiac tumor.
Differentiation of cardiac thrombus from cardiac tumor combining cardiac MRI and 18F-FDG-PET/CT Imaging," International Journal of Cardiology, vol.
Sonographic detection of a fetal cardiac tumor should warrant further investigation for the possible presence of associated disorders.
This malignant cardiac tumor is characterized by MRI as heterogeneity or isointensity on T1-weighted images and hyperintensity on T2-weighted images.
Angiosarcoma is a rare and aggressive cardiac tumor that comprises the majority of all malignant cardiac neoplasms.
Mukharjee, Consultant Cardiologist said that though Cardiac rhabdomyoma is the most common benign cardiac tumor in infants, in adults, it is very rare.
Rhabdomyoma is the most common cardiac tumor in the pediatric patient and commonly presents as multiple tumors that vary in size and appear as pale nodules.
Myxoma a benign globular neoplasm, is the more common coronary intracavity cardiac tumor, and is usually found within the left atrium.
Spontaneous rupture of the atrium with cardiac tumor is extremely rare and is associated with poor prognosis.