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Multiple cardiac masses diagnosed with prenatal ultrasonography in the fetus of a woman with tuberous sclerosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7583728     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Cardiac rhabdomyomas are associated with tuberous sclerosis, but their identification in utero is uncommon. The authors report a case of multiple cardiac masses discovered in utero by prenatal ultrasonography at about 30 weeks gestational age. Follow-up included neonatal echocardiography, ultrasonography and computed tomography of the head. The differential diagnosis of echogenic intracardiac masses, as well as their management, is discussed.
R H Goh; R E Lappalainen; P T Mohide; C C Caco
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Canadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistes     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0846-5371     ISO Abbreviation:  Can Assoc Radiol J     Publication Date:  1995 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-12-26     Completed Date:  1995-12-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8812910     Medline TA:  Can Assoc Radiol J     Country:  CANADA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  461-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Radiology, McMaster University Medical Centre, Hamilton, Ont.
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Fetal Diseases / ultrasonography
Heart Neoplasms / congenital,  ultrasonography*
Infant, Newborn
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / congenital,  ultrasonography*
Pregnancy Complications*
Rhabdomyoma / congenital,  ultrasonography*
Tuberous Sclerosis*
Ultrasonography, Prenatal*

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