Clinicopathologic study and DNA analysis of 37 cardiac myxomas: a 28-year experience.

@article{Acebo2003ClinicopathologicSA,
  title={Clinicopathologic study and DNA analysis of 37 cardiac myxomas: a 28-year experience.},
  author={Elvira Acebo and Jos{\'e}-Fernando Val-Bernal and Jos{\'e} Javier G{\'o}mez-Rom{\'a}n and Jos{\'e} Manuel Revuelta},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2003},
  volume={123 5},
  pages={1379-85}
}
PURPOSE This study was performed to identify morphologic features of cardiac myxomas related to embolism and to provide a better understanding of the biology of these tumors, mainly in relation to their interleukin (IL)-6 expression and DNA content. PATIENTS AND METHODS A total of 37 cardiac myxomas were reviewed retrospectively in a clinicopathologic study that included the correlation of echocardiographic and pathologic findings in 25 cases, together with immunohistochemical evaluation of… CONTINUE READING

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