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, Volume 40, Supplement 3, pp 231–232 | Cite as

Transesophageal echocardiographic evaluation of a giant intracardiac mass originating from the left superior pulmonary vein

Transvenous metastasis of a rare pulmonary carcinoma
  • M. KalcikEmail author
  • L. Ocal
  • O.M. Gursoy
  • M. Yesin
  • S. Karakoyun
  • A.M. Tuncer
  • M. Ozkan
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Keywords

Pulmonary Vein Transesophageal Echocardiography Atrial Mass Diastolic Murmur Intracardiac Mass 
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Transösophageale Echokardiographieuntersuchung einer riesigen intrakardialen Raumforderung mit Ursprung in der V. pulmonalis sinistra superior

Transvenöse Metastasierung eines seltenen Bronchialkarzinoms

Notes

Conflict of interest

M. Kalcik, L. Ocal, O.M. Gursoy, M. Yesin, S. Karakoyun, A.M. Tuncer, and M. Ozkan state that there are no conflicts of interest.

Supplementary material

Video 1. Transthorasic echocardiogram demonstrating a large left atrial mass which extends through the mitral anulus during ventricular filling (AVI 6,8MB)

Video 2. Two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography showing a large mass originating from the left superior pulmonary vein (AVI 9,1MB)

Video 3. Real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography depicting the stalk of the mass in left superior pulmonary vein (AVI 1,3MB)

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© Urban & Vogel 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Kalcik
    • 1
    Email author
  • L. Ocal
    • 1
  • O.M. Gursoy
    • 1
  • M. Yesin
    • 1
  • S. Karakoyun
    • 1
  • A.M. Tuncer
    • 2
  • M. Ozkan
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyKartal Kosuyolu Heart Training and Research HospitalKartal /IstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Cardivascular SurgeryKartal Kosuyolu Heart Training and Research HospitalIstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Department of CardiologyKafkas University Faculty of MedicineKarsTurkey

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