ISSN : 1301-5680
e-ISSN : 2149-8156
TURKISH JOURNAL OF
THORACIC AND
CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     
A Cardiac Tumor: Right and Left Atrial Lymphoma
Emin TİRELİ, Semih BARLAS, Haldun TEKİNALP, Işıl KILIÇASLAN, Önder DOĞAN, Cemil BARLAS
İstanbul Üniversitesi İstanbul Tıp Fakültesi, Göğüs Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi ve Patoloji Anabilim Dalları, İstanbul
Primary cardiac tumor is rare cardiac entity. 75% of these are benign. Angiosarcomas and rhabdomyosarcomas are the most frequent primary malignant tumors and carcinomas are the most encountered metastatic ones. Lymphomas have been rarely reported and from those 26 published cases, the yougest patient was 13 years old. We have reported a 6.5 years old patient with biatrial involvement that we have operated in our department and focused the morbiditiy in view of the literature findings.
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