TITLE

LEFT ATRIAL MYXOMA DIAGNOSED BY ULTRASOUND CARDIOGRAPHY

AUTHOR(S)
Gustafson, Arne; Edler, Inge; Dahlbäck, Olle; Kaude, Jüri; Persson, Stig
PUB. DATE
October 1973
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1973, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p554
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Ultrasound cardiography in two cases of left atrial myxoma showed characteristic changes: multiple echoes behind the anterior mitral leaflet and an abnormally slow movement of this leaflet during the diastole. In one of the patients the preoperative diagnosis was confirmed by angiocardiography.
ACCESSION #
16360165

 

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