Cardiac Tumor

  • In Sook Park
  • Soo-Jin Kim
  • Hyun Woo Goo


This chapter includes types, morphology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, natural and unnatural course, treatment, and fetal diagnosis of congenital cardiac tumor and tuberous sclerosis.


Tuberous sclerosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • In Sook Park
    • 1
  • Soo-Jin Kim
    • 2
  • Hyun Woo Goo
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric CardiologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsKonkuk University Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea

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