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Huge mediastinal mass surrounding the heart.
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PMID:  22407424     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The clinical presentation of oncological malignancies may vary widely. Herein, we present a patient with a huge mediastinal mass surrounding the heart, which caused the right ventricle to collapse. The mass was diagnosed as T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. Treatment consisted of intrathecal prednisone, ARA-C, methotrexate, and the CHOP chemotherapy regimen. Transthoracic echocardiography revealed disappearance of the paracardiac mass in front of the right ventricle at the 2-month follow-up.
Authors:
U Canpolat; H Sunman; E B Kaya; K Aytemir
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-3-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  Herz     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1615-6692     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-3-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7801231     Medline TA:  Herz     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye/Ankara, Turkey, dru_canpolat@yahoo.com.
Vernacular Title:
Ausgedehnte mediastinale Raumforderung rings um das Herz.
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