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A young woman was found to have a large intracardiac mass on transthoracic echocardiography while being investigated for a persistent dry cough. She was otherwise symptom free. Subsequent full body CT revealed no other significant abnormalities, and positron emission tomography-CT performed on the same day showed only mild fluorodeoxyglucose uptake by the intramural mass.
A cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) scan was obtained (figure 1) which confirmed a large, well-circumscribed intramural septal cardiac mass. It demonstrated little enhancement on first pass perfusion imaging …
Contributors ZA, JL-P and OR have all contributed substantially to this work.
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