Intravenous leiomyomatosis with intracardiac extension.

  title={Intravenous leiomyomatosis with intracardiac extension.},
  author={Bong Gun Song and Yong Hwan Park and Gu Hyun Kang and Woo Jung Chun and Ju Hyeon Oh},
  journal={Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals},
  volume={19 2},
A 56-year-old woman with a 1-year history of dyspnea on exertion was referred due to worsening shortness of breath. She had undergone a hysterectomy for benign leiomyoma 10 years earlier. Transthoracic echocardiography, computed tomography angiography, and magnetic resonance imaging showed a large right atrial mass extending to the right common iliac vein through the inferior vena cava. One-stage complete resection of the tumor was performed using cardiopulmonary bypass. Under circulatory… CONTINUE READING