ISSN : 1301-5680
e-ISSN : 2149-8156
Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     
Intravenous leiomyomatosis extending into right heart: A case report
Liao Qiuying1, Huang Chengfeng1, Zhang Xiaoshen1
1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China
DOI : 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2020.18916
Intravenous leiomyomatosis is a rare and special tumor which is exclusively seen in premenopausal women. Herein, we present a 46-year-old female case diagnosed with intravenous leiomyomatosis through an exploratory sternotomy and pathological examination.
Keywords : Cardiac pathology, exploratory sternotomy, inferior vena cava, intravenous leiomyomatosis
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