Atrial myxoma related myocardial infarction: Case report and review of the literature.

@article{Zahrani2014AtrialMR,
  title={Atrial myxoma related myocardial infarction: Case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Ibrahim Mohammed Al Zahrani and Abdulaziz Alraqtan and Ahmed I Rezk and Adel Almasswary and Abdelhaleem Bella},
  journal={Journal of the Saudi Heart Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={
          166-9
        }
}
Atrial myxomas are the commonest primary cardiac tumors and usually affect the left atrium. Patients with atrial myxomas present with intracardiac obstruction, embolization to the pulmonary and systemic circulation, or constitutional symptoms. The coronary arteries' involvement in myxomatous embolization, although rare, has been described to cause acute myocardial infarction (AMI). We report a case of atrial myxoma associated MI and present the clinical and echocardiographic features of this… CONTINUE READING

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