Myxoid fibrosarcoma of the left atrium and ventricle in pregnancy.

Abstract

Myxoid fibrosarcoma is rare in adults, and presentation during pregnancy is extremely rare. We report a woman who presented at 20+1 weeks of gestation with a 1-month history of swollen legs, exertional dyspnea, and cough with frothy sputum. Dual-source computed tomography and transthoracic echocardiography showed a left atrial mass. The dead fetus was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.11.056

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@article{Zhang2014MyxoidFO, title={Myxoid fibrosarcoma of the left atrium and ventricle in pregnancy.}, author={Wei Zhang and Xiangxiang Zheng and Buqing Ni and Weidong Gu and Haoliang Sun and Yongfeng Shao and Shi-jiang Zhang}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={2014}, volume={98 5}, pages={1818-9} }