Hyperthyroidism and atrial myxoma--an intriguing cardio-endocrine association.

Abstract

A 65-year-old woman presented with dyspnea and bilateral leg edema for 1 week, worsening fatigue for 1 month, and a 7-lb weight loss over the last summer. She was clinically and biochemically hyperthyroid. Echocardiography revealed a left atrial myxoma measuring 6.2 x 3.3 cm protruding into the mitral orifice and left ventricle during diastole. She was… (More)

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