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

Transvenous metastasis of a rare pulmonary carcinoma

Transösophageale Echokardiographieuntersuchung einer riesigen intrakardialen Raumforderung mit Ursprung in der V. pulmonalis sinistra superior

Transvenöse Metastasierung eines seltenen Bronchialkarzinoms

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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.

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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)

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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Kalcik, M., Ocal, L., Gursoy, O. et al. Transesophageal echocardiographic evaluation of a giant intracardiac mass originating from the left superior pulmonary vein. Herz 40, 231–232 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00059-013-4028-3

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Keywords

  • Pulmonary Vein
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Atrial Mass
  • Diastolic Murmur
  • Intracardiac Mass