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Pulmonary valve papillary fibroelastoma

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Dimitrios Papasaikas, Konstantinos C. Theodoropoulos, Aneel Zaheer, Max Baghai, Mark J. Monaghan, Alexandros Papachristidis

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)363-365
Number of pages3
JournalECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
Volume37
Issue number2
DOIs
Accepted/In press1 Jan 2020
Published1 Feb 2020

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Abstract

We present a case of a 70-year-old woman with exertional shortness of breath. A transthoracic echocardiogram showed a large mass on the ventricular side of the pulmonary valve. The anatomy of the mass was additionally investigated with a transesophageal echocardiogram, which delineated the anatomical details of the structure. The mass was surgically excised, and histopathology confirmed a cardiac papillary fibroelastoma.

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