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Right-ventricular hemangioma causing serious outflow-tract obstruction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1948975     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 28-year-old woman had a partially nonexertional dyspnea and a murmur of pulmonary stenosis. Echocardiography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed a mass causing a nearly completely pulmonary outflow-tract obstruction. The mass was successfully resected and the pathological diagnosis of a mixed capillary and cavernous polypoid hemangioma was made. This case represents one of the very rare cases of a right-ventricular hemangioma in adults in which obstruction of the outflow-tract was initially evident. Non-invasive diagnosis and an exploratory operation with resection is the procedure of choice.
Authors:
N Reiss; P Theissen; W Feaux de Lacroix
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon     Volume:  39     ISSN:  0171-6425     ISO Abbreviation:  Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Publication Date:  1991 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-12-23     Completed Date:  1991-12-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7903387     Medline TA:  Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  234-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Clinic for Heart Surgery, University of Cologne, Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Echocardiography
Female
Heart Neoplasms / complications*,  diagnosis,  ultrasonography
Heart Ventricles
Hemangioma / complications*,  diagnosis,  ultrasonography
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction / diagnosis,  etiology,  ultrasonography

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