Journal article

Benign congenital cardiac tumor associated with a 'malignant' cardiac malformation

AM Davis, MM Silver, RM Freedom

Cardiology in the Young | Published : 1996

Abstract

SummaryWe describe a multicystic tumor of the atrial septum associated with a fatal cardiac malformation. The tumor contained bronchogenic cysts and two types of vascular hamartomas. A complex form of double outlet right ventricle was present. We speculate that this tumor formed at a critical time in cardiac embryogenesis and contributed to the abnormal formation of the heart.

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