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A large ventricular fibroma requiring surgical resection in a symptomatic 3-month-old infant

  • Anderson S. Marshall (a1), Robert J. Dabal (a1) and Mark A. Law (a1)

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Cardiac Fibromas are primary cardiac tumours more common in children than in adults. Surgical intervention is often not required except in the case of limited cardiac output or significant arrhythmia burden. We present a symptomatic 3-month-old infant who had successful surgical intervention for a giant right ventricle fibroma found on prenatal imaging.

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Author for correspondence: A. S. Marshall, MD, Children’s of Alabama, 1600 7th Avenue S, Dearth Tower, 4th Floor, Birmingham, AL35233-1711, USA. Tel: +1 214 500 5940; Fax: +1 205 638 9977; E-mail: asmarshall@uabmc.edu

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A large ventricular fibroma requiring surgical resection in a symptomatic 3-month-old infant

  • Anderson S. Marshall (a1), Robert J. Dabal (a1) and Mark A. Law (a1)

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