LEFT ATRIAL MYXOMA WITH ATYPICAL CLINICAL PRESENTATION


KURT T. , ÖZCAN S. , Temiz A. , Ozbudak E., GAZİ E. , Sacar M.

ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, cilt.30, ss.1087-1090, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1087-1090

Özet

Myxoma is the most commonly seen primary cardiac tumour, with an incidence of 80-90% in the left atrium, followed by the right atrium and ventricle. Patients with atrial myxomas present with intracardiac obstruction, embolization to the pulmonary and systemic circulation, or constitutional symptoms. Hepatomegaly and increase of the liver transaminases levels involvement in myxomas are rare, has been described to cause hepatic insufficiency.