Atrial myxoma

What is Atrial myxoma?

An atrial myxoma is a noncancerous tumor in the upper left or right side of the heart. It grows on the wall that separates the two sides of the heart. This wall is called the atrial septum.

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Hi. I had open heart surgery for removal of a left atrial myxoma on 11/25/13. Minimal invasive procedure ( incision under my right breast)...

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Hello lopressor and inderal are of same group deugs, through lopressor is more cardiac specific . However there are fair chances that if you did...

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I have been to the ER twice now with chest pain, SOB, left arm pain, feeling of impending doom, left face warmth and carotid neck pain. OTher...

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Thanks for your query.

From your history it seems to me underlying cardiac disorders though you said your physicians have excluded cardiac...

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I have had swelling in my legs and ankles for the past two weeks.? As well as shortness of breath ever so often. I was lying down in the tanning...

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thanks for the query,
well borderline mvp means you had not developed it and during pregnancy it is very common for the heart to show such changes...

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My mom had open heart surgery approx. 1 month ago to remove an atrial myxoma that had damaged the mitral valve. They replaced the valve and damaged...

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My very athletic 16 yr old daughter has had a heart monitor on for 2 weeks. She s just been told she has an irregular heart beat, we are waiting...

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Female 61 , ECG showing left Atrial disease , please provide the possible diagnosis , future complications and prognosis .

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Hi. I had open heart surgery for removal of a left atrial myxoma on 11/25/13. Minimal invasive procedure ( incision under my right breast)...

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I had open heart surgery (orthoscopic) in April to remove a myxoma tumor from the left atrium. I had an appointment a week ago with my surgeon and...

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I had a stress test , mri , catscan, heart momitor for 24 hours and an echo test last friday . The echo showed a 1-2 centimeter mass in my left...

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I have been to the ER twice now with chest pain , SOB, left arm pain , feeling of impending doom, left face warmth and carotid neck pain . OTher...

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