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Surgical treatment of left ventricular thrombi: two-dimensional echocardiographic diagnosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3829689     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Two cases of successful surgical removal of left ventricular thrombi are presented. Two-dimensional echocardiography revealed in the first case multiple masses of thrombi in the dilated ventricle consistent with congestive cardiomyopathy and emergency surgery was performed for cerebral embolism. In the second case the thrombus was pedunculated and calcified, a probable sequel of a 17-year old myocardial infarction. The pertinent literature of echocardiographic and surgical aspects of left ventricular thrombi is reviewed.
Authors:
M Lengyel; A Arvay; I Bartek
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cor et vasa     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0010-8650     ISO Abbreviation:  Cor Vasa     Publication Date:  1986  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-05-07     Completed Date:  1987-05-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372614     Medline TA:  Cor Vasa     Country:  CZECHOSLOVAKIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  438-41     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Echocardiography*
Heart Diseases / diagnosis*,  surgery
Heart Ventricles* / surgery
Humans
Male
Thrombosis / diagnosis*,  surgery

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