Preoperative diagnosis of a pericardial tumor with echocardiographic features simulating pericardial effusion

M. Motro, A. Schneeweiss, H. N. Neufeld

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Abstract

Pericardial tumor may manifest echocardiographically as a space of shaggy appearance, simulating the echo-free space found in pericardial effusion. We report a case in which the accurate diagnosis of a pericardial tumor was made by echocardiography before operation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)467-468
Number of pages2
JournalIsrael Journal of Medical Sciences
Volume18
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

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