Cardiac intraventricular mass from lung adenocarcinoma

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Summary

We present a sole intracardiac mass with no other cardiac involvement in a patient with metastatic lung cancer disease. This mass can be well characterized by advanced 3D echocardiography and echocardiographic contrast.

Summary

We present a sole intracardiac mass with no other cardiac involvement in a patient with metastatic lung cancer disease. This mass can be well characterized by advanced 3D echocardiography and echocardiographic contrast.

References

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[1] Reynen K, Köckeritz U, Strasser RH. Metastases to the heart. Annals Oncol 2004;15:375–81.

[2] Paraskevaidis IA, Michalakeas CA, Papadopoulos CH, Anastasiou-Nana M. Cardiac tumors. ISRN Oncol 2011;2011:208929.

[3] Alexandrescu C, Civaia F, Dor V. Tumor thrombus in right atrium from lung adenocarcinoma. Ann Thorac Surg 2009;87:e11–2.

[4] Kharwar RB, Chandra S, Dwivedi SK, Saran RK. A pedunculated left ventricular thrombus in a women with peripartum cardiomyopathy: evaluation by three dimensional echocardiography. J Cardiovasc Ultrasound 2014;22:139–43.

[5] Leggio S, Buccheri S, Soto-Parra H, Monte I. Direct left ventricular metastasis reduction: 3D-echo monitoring for management of clinical case. J Cardiovasc Echogr 2013;23: 84–7.

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