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Atypical localization of a papillary fibroelastoma in the ligament of Marshall

  • Tomás Francisco CianciulliEmail author
  • Lucia Raquel Kazelián
  • María Florencia Cichello
  • Andrea Zappi
  • Daiana Solange Testa Diaz
  • María Cristina Saccheri
  • Juan Alberto Gagliardi
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Conflict of interest

Tomás Francisco Cianciulli, Lucia Raquel Kazelián, María Florencia Cichello, Andrea Zappi, Daiana Solange Testa Diaz, María Cristina Saccheri and Juan Alberto Gagliardi, declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Human rights statements

All procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (Institutional) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1964 and later revisions.

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Informed consent was obtained from de patient for being included in this case report.

Supplementary material

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Movie 1: Transesophageal echocardiography. Longitudinal two-chamber view of the left ventricle. Left atrial appendage and left upper pulmonary vein and ligament of Marshall are seen. A mobile mass, ovoid, 20 x 14 mm, in the left atrium, adhered to the ligament of Marshall, with an irregular surface compatible with a PFE (AVI 260 KB)

References

  1. 1.
    Cianciulli TF, Soumoulou JB, Lax JA, et al. Papillary fibroelastoma: clinical and echocardiographic features and initial approach in 54 cases. Echocardiography. 2016;33(12):1811–7.  https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.13351.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Tamin SS, Maleszewski JJ, Scott CG, et al. Prognostic and bioepidemiologic implications of papillary fibroelastomas. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65(22):2420–9.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2015.03.569.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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© Japanese Society of Echocardiography 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomás Francisco Cianciulli
    • 1
    Email author
  • Lucia Raquel Kazelián
    • 1
  • María Florencia Cichello
    • 1
  • Andrea Zappi
    • 2
  • Daiana Solange Testa Diaz
    • 2
  • María Cristina Saccheri
    • 1
  • Juan Alberto Gagliardi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyHospital of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires “Dr. Cosme ArgerichCiudad Autónoma de Buenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.Department of PathologyHospital of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires “Dr. Cosme ArgerichCiudad Autónoma de Buenos AiresArgentina

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