Cardiac varix presenting as a right atrial mass

Susan M. Trocciola, Herman Yee, Leora B. Balsam, Eugenia Gianos, Abelardo DeAnda

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Abstract

A cardiac varix is an unusual tumor of vascular origin that is rarely discovered antemortem. Here, we report the incidental finding of this lesion in the right atrium of a patient with concomitant prostate cancer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)164-165
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Cardiac Surgery
Volume26
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Incidental Findings
Varicose Veins
Heart Atria
Blood Vessels
Prostatic Neoplasms
Neoplasms

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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Cardiac varix presenting as a right atrial mass. / Trocciola, Susan M.; Yee, Herman; Balsam, Leora B.; Gianos, Eugenia; DeAnda, Abelardo.

In: Journal of Cardiac Surgery, Vol. 26, No. 2, 03.2011, p. 164-165.

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Trocciola, Susan M. ; Yee, Herman ; Balsam, Leora B. ; Gianos, Eugenia ; DeAnda, Abelardo. / Cardiac varix presenting as a right atrial mass. In: Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 2011 ; Vol. 26, No. 2. pp. 164-165.
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