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Primary cardiac paraganglioma with dual coronary blood supply presenting with angina chest pain.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20847978     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Primary cardiac paraganglioma (pheochromocytoma) is very rare, constituting only 1% of cardiac tumours. A case of a 44-year-old woman presenting with angina chest pain and a tumour with dual blood supply from both the right and left coronary arteries is reported.
Iskander Al-Githmi; Ghassan Baslaim; Nadia Batawil
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Canadian journal of cardiology     Volume:  26     ISSN:  1916-7075     ISO Abbreviation:  Can J Cardiol     Publication Date:    2010 Aug-Sep
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-17     Completed Date:  2010-10-15     Revised Date:  2011-08-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8510280     Medline TA:  Can J Cardiol     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e278-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Surgery, King Abdulaziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
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MeSH Terms
Angina Pectoris / etiology*
Body Mass Index
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Vessels* / pathology
Diabetes Complications
Diagnosis, Differential
Echocardiography, Transesophageal
Heart Neoplasms / blood supply*,  complications,  diagnosis,  surgery
Hypercholesterolemia / complications
Middle Aged
Obesity / complications
Paraganglioma / blood supply*,  complications,  diagnosis,  surgery
Risk Factors
Treatment Outcome

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