Primary benign cardiac tumours

Dr Henry Knipe and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Primary benign cardiac tumours are much less common than secondary metastatic deposits. However they are more likely when a cardiac mass is seen outside of the setting of terminal metastatic disease. Tumours include 1-2:

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Article information

rID: 9032
Systems: Cardiac, Oncology
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Primary benign cardiac tumors
  • Benign cardiac tumours (primary)
  • Benign cardiac tumors (primary)
  • Cardiac tumours (benign)
  • Cardiac tumors (benign)
  • Primary benign tumours of the heart
  • Primary benign cardiac tumors of the heart

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    Case 1: cardiac myxoma
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    Case 2: cardiac haemangioma
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