Atrial myxoma on CTPA

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Shortness of breath and chest pain


Atrial myxoma demonstrated within the left atrium.  No PE.

Case Discussion

No PE or other cause of breathlessness on review of the lungs.  However, a left atrial myxoma causes a filling defect.

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Case information

rID: 14404
Published: 21st Jul 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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