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Recurrent myocardial infarction in a patient with papillary fibroelastoma.
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PMID:  22323330     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This report describes a case of a 62 year-old man admitted for recurrent myocardial infarction and normal coronary arteries, caused by coronary embolism from aortic papillary fibroelastoma. Other conditions causing acute coronary syndrome and normal coronary arteries are discussed. A careful evaluation by transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography is required in this clinical setting. Surgical excision of the tumor is safe and curative.
Authors:
João Daniel Brito; Manuel Sousa Almeida; Regina Ribeiras; João Queiroz E Melo; Rosa Henriques Almeida; José Aniceto Silva
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia     Volume:  98     ISSN:  1678-4170     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-2-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0421031     Medline TA:  Arq Bras Cardiol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  SPA; ENG; POR     Pagination:  e7-e10     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Hospital de Santa Cruz, CHLO, Lisboa, Portugal.
Vernacular Title:
Infarto do miocárdio recorrente em um paciente com fibroelastoma papilar.
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