Japanese Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery Vol.45, No.3

Sarcoma Causing Mitral Valvular Dysfunction That Rapidly and Specifically Infiltrated into the Mitral Valve
Shunsuke Sakamoto* Kenichiro Fujii* Yasuhiro Sawada*
Yu Shomura* Jin Tanaka* Toru Mizumoto*

(Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Surgery, Anjo Kosei Hospital*, Anjo, Japan)

Primary cardiac malignant tumors are relatively rare, and their prognosis is poor. We report a patient with sarcoma causing severe mitral regurgitation and stenosis due to rapid and specific infiltration into the mitral valve.


Jpn. J. Cardiovasc. Surg. 45:112-114(2016)

Keywords:cardiac tumor;sarcoma

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