Intracardiac ectopic thyroid (Struma Cordis)

Josef Besik, Ondrej Szarszoi, Anastazie Bartonova, Ivan Netuka, Jiri Maly, Marian Urban, Jozef Jakabcin, Jan Pirk

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Abstract

A 67-year-old male with a history of gastrointestinal malignancy was found to have a tumor in the right ventricular outflow tract. The tumor was surgically removed, and the histological diagnosis was thyroid struma. We review the literature on this rare cardiac tumor. doi: 10.1111/jocs.12245 (J Card Surg 2014;29:155-158)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)155-158
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of cardiac surgery
Volume29
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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    Besik, J., Szarszoi, O., Bartonova, A., Netuka, I., Maly, J., Urban, M., Jakabcin, J., & Pirk, J. (2014). Intracardiac ectopic thyroid (Struma Cordis). Journal of cardiac surgery, 29(2), 155-158. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.12245