Cardiac Lipoma

Known as: Lipoma of Heart, Lipoma of the Heart 
A rare benign adipose tissue neoplasm of the heart usually originating in the epicardial or pericardial fatty tissue.
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2015
2015
Lipomas of the heart are encapsulated tumors that are composed primarily of mature fat cells. Cardiac lipomas can originate… (More)
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2010
2010
Myocardial fat is often seen at cardiac computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of healthy adults and… (More)
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2008
2008
Cardiac lipomas are extremely rare benign tumors. We report a case of a 41-year-old man who was admitted because of cardiomegaly… (More)
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2008
2008
Adipose tissue of atrial septum as a marker of coronary artery disease. Chest 2007;132:817–822. 8. Iacobellis G, Assael F… (More)
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2006
2006
We report a case of a cardiac lipoma in the interventricular septum complicated with mitral regurgitation and atrial fibrillation… (More)
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2004
2004
118 We present the case of a 59-year-old patient with no cardiovascular risk factors and a medical history only remarkable for… (More)
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2004
2004
Cardiac lipomas are uncommon, usually asymptomatic benign primary tumors of the heart that may incidentally be discovered during… (More)
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2003
2003
We report the case of a 31-year-old woman with a 4-year history of recurrent palpitations, presenting with an increased frequency… (More)
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1995
1995
Cardiac lipoma is an uncommon tumor and is rarely a source of either lung or systemic emboli. A 46-year-old woman hospitalized… (More)
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1992
Review
1992
A 42-year-old man with cardiac lipoma of the anterior tricuspid leaflet is reported. He had a chief complaint of epigastric… (More)
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