Cardiology Research, ISSN 1923-2829 print, 1923-2837 online, Open Access
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Volume 8, Number 1, February 2017, pages 26-29

Concomitant Left Atrial Myxoma and Patent Foramen Ovale: Is It an Evolutional Synergy for a Cerebrovascular Event?


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Transthoracic echocardiography revealing a heterogeneous mass measuring 37 × 20 mm in the left atrium that is adherent to the interatrial septum.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Cardiac computed tomography showing the mass in the left atrium that is likely attached to the interatrial septum.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Histopathologic analysis of the resected atrial mass revealing myxomatous stroma with spindle-shaped mesenchymal cells.