Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Annals of Pediatric Cardiology, Volume 6, Number 2, p.179-181 (2013)

URL:

http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84883238942&partnerID=40&md5=df49c49dab6d1c5ae63670aa8b12935b

Keywords:

aorta valve, article, artificial heart pacemaker, cardiopulmonary bypass, case report, complete heart block, cytoplasm, heart left ventricle function, heart left ventricle hypertrophy, heart left ventricle myxoma, heart left ventricle outflow tract, heart left ventricle outflow tract obstruction, heart myxoma, heart papillary muscle, Histology, Holter monitoring, human, infant, infant disease, male, postoperative period, PR interval, sinus rhythm, sternotomy, systolic heart murmur, thorax radiography, three dimensional echocardiography, transthoracic echocardiography, upper respiratory tract infection, Wenckebach period

Abstract:

Left ventricular (LV) myxoma is particularly rare in children and has not been reported in infants. A five-month-old baby presented with a myxoma arising from the anterior, lateral, and superior aspect of the LV, causing severe left ventricular outflow tract obstruction. The LV was accessed through the conal septum after opening the right ventricular outflow. The child had transient complete heart block in the postoperative period. There was no recurrence of tumor at the nine-month follow-up.

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Cite this Research Publication

S. Na Reddy, Sunil, G. Sb, and Kumar, R. Ka, “Surgical removal of a left ventricular myxoma in an infant”, Annals of Pediatric Cardiology, vol. 6, pp. 179-181, 2013.

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