Echocardiographic History of an Asymptomatic Congenital Cardiac Tumor No Changes in Mass Dimensions During a 14-Year Follow-Up

@inproceedings{Motto2006EchocardiographicHO,
  title={Echocardiographic History of an Asymptomatic Congenital Cardiac Tumor No Changes in Mass Dimensions During a 14-Year Follow-Up},
  author={Andrea Motto and Piercarlo Ballo and Arianna Bocelli and Silvana Gramenzi and Maurizio Martino},
  year={2006}
}
A14-year-old girl with a history of a congenital cardiac tumor presented to our echocardiography laboratory for a routine reexamination. The diagnosis had been made in our laboratory in 1991 on her seventh day of life using an old-generation ultrasound machine (SSH-40A, Toshiba Medical Systems, Tokyo, Japan). The newborn had undergone echocardiographic evaluation because of a systolic murmur. Despite the low technical quality of the images (Figure 1 and Movie I), a large mass involving the… CONTINUE READING