Primary benign cardiac tumors

Primary benign cardiac tumors 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. Tumors include 1,2:

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Article information

rID: 9032
System: Cardiac, Oncology
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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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: cardiac myxoma
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  • Case 2: cardiac hemangioma
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  • Case 3: cardiac paraganglioma
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