AbstractAn 87-year-old female, who had been suffering of dyspnea and high fever for 4 days, came to our ER in yellow code. She said she had been suffering of dyspnea and orthopnoea for fifteen days even with relatively little efforts.
Short historical hintsThe primary tumors of the heart in adulthood can be benign or malignant. They have a variable incidence, the frequency of primary cardiac tumors is approximately 0.02%, corresponding to 200 tumors in 1 million autopsies1. The benign tumors are more common than the malignant, at a 3:1 ratio.
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