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Cardiac metastasis from gallbladder carcinoma.

Gunjiganvi M, Singh KK, Harsha HS, Bipin T - Int J Surg Case Rep (2013)

Bottom Line: Metastasis to heart presents with symptoms of cardiac failure due to pericardial effusion.Metastatic spread to heart from carcinoma of gallbladder is very rare.Should a patient be suspected of or an operated case of gallbladder carcinoma present with symptoms of congestive heart failure and massive pericardial effusion, cardiac metastasis should be considered.

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Affiliation: Department of Surgery, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, India. Electronic address: msgunjigaon@gmail.com.

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Cardiac metastasis from gallbladder carcinoma.

Gunjiganvi M, Singh KK, Harsha HS, Bipin T - Int J Surg Case Rep (2013)

Echocardiography showing tumour over myocardial surface.
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fig0010: Echocardiography showing tumour over myocardial surface.
Bottom Line: Metastasis to heart presents with symptoms of cardiac failure due to pericardial effusion.Metastatic spread to heart from carcinoma of gallbladder is very rare.Should a patient be suspected of or an operated case of gallbladder carcinoma present with symptoms of congestive heart failure and massive pericardial effusion, cardiac metastasis should be considered.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of Surgery, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, India. Electronic address: msgunjigaon@gmail.com.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus