Something inside the heart: a myxoid liposarcoma with cardiac involvement.

@article{Ribeiro2011SomethingIT,
  title={Something inside the heart: a myxoid liposarcoma with cardiac involvement.},
  author={Pedro Avila Ribeiro and Joana Gusm{\~a}o Lemos and Ana Paula Vaz and Adelino Correia and Fernando Gir{\~a}o and Pedro Dami{\~a}o Henriques},
  journal={Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={341-6}
}
A 70-year-old man presented with dry cough, dyspnea and fatigue. Physical examination revealed only a grade 3 heart murmur. The chest X-ray showed bilateral nodular opacities. A CT scan revealed several nodular masses in both lungs, pleura and abdomen, as well as a similar lesion inside the left ventricle. Echocardiography revealed not only the pedunculated… CONTINUE READING