Intracardiac inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor: a unique presentation

Kenneth A Murdison, Stuart Septimus, Robert E. Garola, Christian Pizarro

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Abstract

Cardiac tumors are detected rarely in childhood. These are most frequently found in infancy, and most are rhabdomyomas. We describe a unique occurrence of a rarely described intracardiac tumor in an asymptomatic 7-year-old child.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)750-752
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Volume31
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2007
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Cardiac
  • Histology
  • Pathology
  • Pediatric
  • Tumor
  • benign

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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Intracardiac inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor : a unique presentation. / Murdison, Kenneth A; Septimus, Stuart; Garola, Robert E.; Pizarro, Christian.

In: European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery, Vol. 31, No. 4, 01.04.2007, p. 750-752.

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Murdison, Kenneth A ; Septimus, Stuart ; Garola, Robert E. ; Pizarro, Christian. / Intracardiac inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor : a unique presentation. In: European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 2007 ; Vol. 31, No. 4. pp. 750-752.
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