Lambl excrescence

Lambl ex·cres·cence

(lam'bĕl eks-kres'ĕns)
A small pointed projection from the edge of an aortic cusp, of unknown significance.
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5) Papillary fibroelastomas have been referred to by a variety of names, including cardiac papilloma, myxofibroma, papillary fibroma, and giant Lambl excrescences.
1,4] Lambl excrescences origin was suggested,[4] but most authors believe that PFE is a separate entity.
4,8] Lambl excrescences cannot be differentiated from PFEs based exclusively on microscopic findings.