Lutembacher’s Syndrome Associated with Meningioma

@inproceedings{Ghiasi2013LutembachersSA,
  title={Lutembacher’s Syndrome Associated with Meningioma},
  author={Mohammadsaeid Ghiasi and Alireza Jalali and Hamidreza Taghipour and Shiva Khaleghparast and Hamid Mohamadpour and Behshid Ghadrdoost},
  booktitle={Research in cardiovascular medicine},
  year={2013}
}
A 49-year-old man with Lutembacher's syndrome associated with frontal meningioma referred to our hospital. He also suffered from exertional dyspnea. Transthoracic echocardiography demonstrated mitral valve area of 1.48 cm2, moderate mitral stenosis, and left atrial dimension (LAD) of 5.6 cm with no clot. TEE revealed severe mitral stenosis, mitral valve area of 1.05 cm2 with wilkins 8-10 score, ejection fraction of 50%, and enlarged left atrium (LAD = 5.8 cm) with no clot. Induction of… CONTINUE READING