Malignant thymoma invading the right atrium: A rare echocardiographic finding

Necla Özer, İlknur Can, Kudret Aytemir, Enver Atalar, Mustafa Erman, Kenan Övünç, Serdar Aksöyek, Figen Demirkazik, Sirri Kes

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Abstract

Malignant thymoma is a rare tumor. We report a case of malignant thymoma with intracaval extension and direct invasion of the right atrium presenting as superior vena cava syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)61-62
Number of pages2
JournalEchocardiography
Volume19
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

Keywords

  • Cardiac tumor
  • Right atrium
  • Superior vena cava

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    Özer, N., Can, İ., Aytemir, K., Atalar, E., Erman, M., Övünç, K., Aksöyek, S., Demirkazik, F., & Kes, S. (2002). Malignant thymoma invading the right atrium: A rare echocardiographic finding. Echocardiography, 19(1), 61-62. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1540-8175.2002.00061.x