CARDIAC MYXOMA

  • Yutina Himawan
  • Ketut Putu Yasa
  • Sri Maliawan

Abstract

Myxoma is a benign primary tumor of the heart which is usually occurred in adult, which usually develop in the left atrium of the heart. In 1845, Cardiac Myxoma is first described by the expert. Myxoma, an endocrine neoplasm which usually begins from the endocardium of the heart it self. Generally, the shape of myxoma are round, oval with a smooth or lobulated surface. The clinical finding of myxoma is determined by it’s location, size, and mobility. Most of the patient comes with one or more from the triad of embolism, intracardiac obstruction, and associated symptoms. Until now, operation is the only treatment for cardiac myxoma.

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Author Biographies

Yutina Himawan
Divisi Bedah Thoraks Kardiak dan Vaskular, Bagian/SMF Ilmu Bedah Fakultas
Kedokteran Universitas Udayana/Rumah Sakit Umum Pusat Sanglah Denpasar
Ketut Putu Yasa
Divisi Bedah Thoraks Kardiak dan Vaskular, Bagian/SMF Ilmu Bedah Fakultas
Kedokteran Universitas Udayana/Rumah Sakit Umum Pusat Sanglah Denpasar
Sri Maliawan
Divisi Bedah Thoraks Kardiak dan Vaskular, Bagian/SMF Ilmu Bedah Fakultas
Kedokteran Universitas Udayana/Rumah Sakit Umum Pusat Sanglah Denpasar
How to Cite
HIMAWAN, Yutina; PUTU YASA, Ketut; MALIAWAN, Sri. CARDIAC MYXOMA. E-Jurnal Medika Udayana, [S.l.], p. 535-547, mar. 2013. ISSN 2303-1395. Available at: <https://ojs.unud.ac.id/index.php/eum/article/view/4938>. Date accessed: 11 aug. 2022.

Keywords

cardiac, myxoma, tumor

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