Cardiac Tumors: Clinical Perspective and Therapeutic Considerations.

@article{Ren2017CardiacTC,
  title={Cardiac Tumors: Clinical Perspective and Therapeutic Considerations.},
  author={Dylan Y Ren and Nathan D. Fuller and Sara A B Gilbert and Yingmei Zhang},
  journal={Current drug targets},
  year={2017},
  volume={18 15},
  pages={
          1805-1809
        }
}
BACKGROUND Cardiac tumors rare cardiac disorders with an overall incidence rate < 0.33%. Cardiac tumors can be classified as primary or secondary depending on the origins of tumors. Primary cardiac tumors (5% incidence) are rare compared with the secondary (95%, metastases of the heart) cardiac tumors. OBJECTIVE Given that cardiac tumors exhibit some nonspecific symptoms compared with other heart diseases, clinical diagnosis of cardiac tumors is rather challenging. Thus we will try to review… Expand
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