Doppler documentation of aortic and tricuspid incompetence in left atrial myxoma

  • S. R. Mittal
  • U. B. Jain


A case of prolapsing left artrial myxoma with Doppler documented Aortic and Tricuspid incompetence is reported. The valves were structurally normal. Constant trauma to the central fibrous body by the prolapsing myxoma could be responsible for incompetence of tricuspid and aortic valves.

Key words

aortic incompetence cardiac tumor left artrial myxoma tricuspid incompetence 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. R. Mittal
    • 1
  • U. B. Jain
    • 1
  1. 1.J.L.N. Medical CollegeAjmer (Rajasthan)India

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