Cardiac Fibroma

Jing Ping Sun*, James D. Thomas

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPractical Handbook of Echocardiography
Subtitle of host publication101 Case Studies
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781405195560
StatePublished - Jul 8 2010


  • Cardiac fibromas are considered low-grade connective tissue tumors derived from fibroblasts
  • Echocardiogram: a mass at the left ventricle (LV) apex with small pericardial effusion was found
  • The vast majority of fibromas are found either within the LV free wall or within the interventricular septum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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