Cutaneous emboli of atrial myxoma: unusual case report and review of the literature.


Cardiac myxomas are difficult to diagnose, not only because of a lack of specific systemic symptoms but also because, even in those cases presenting with embolic disease, emboli are exceptional. The skin is one of the organs most frequently involved by myxomatous emboli. We report an extraordinary case in which emboli of a cardiac myxoma was present in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e318247f027


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