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Intracardiac lipoma arising from the papillary muscle


Koshy, AN and Koshy, G and Hardikar, AA, Intracardiac lipoma arising from the papillary muscle, Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 26, (1) pp. 65-66. ISSN 0886-0440 (2011) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1111/j.1540-8191.2010.01156.x


Cardiac lipoma is the commonest non-myxomatous benign primary cardiac tumor. Wereport a case of lipoma arising from the anterolateral papillary muscle and presenting with a transient ischemic episode and a history of malignant melanoma. The lipoma was removed leaving the mitral apparatus intact.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:aged, case report, clinical feature, disease dicourse, heart tumor
Research Division:Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
Research Group:Cardiovascular medicine and haematology
Research Field:Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical health
Objective Field:Clinical health not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Hardikar, AA (Dr Ashutosh Hardikar)
ID Code:119323
Year Published:2011
Web of Science® Times Cited:1
Deposited By:Medicine
Deposited On:2017-07-31
Last Modified:2017-11-15

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