TITLE

Metastatic squamous cell carcinoma causing right ventricular outflow tract obstruction

AUTHOR(S)
Gurvitch, R.; Yan, B. P.; Aggarwal, A.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Heart;Jun2007, Vol. 93 Issue 6, p697
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the case of a 50-year-old woman who presented with two syncopal episodes seven months after resection of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the base of the mouth. After undergoing transthoracic echocardiography, coronary angiography, computed tomography and transvenous biopsy, she was finally diagnosed with metastatic squamous cell carcinoma causing right ventricular outflow tract obstruction.
ACCESSION #
25512973

 

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