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Giant left ventricular vegetation mimicking a cardiac tumor
  • Shruti Hegde,
  • Arvind Agnihotri,
  • Michael Maysky
Shruti Hegde
Caritas Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center
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Arvind Agnihotri
Caritas Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center
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Michael Maysky
Caritas Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center
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Abstract

Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is the gold standard for diagnosing intracardiac masses (1). Sometimes, its unusual location, size, and patient presentation can pose significant diagnostic challenges. Here we report a rare case of large intra-cardiac vegetation mimicking a cardiac tumor.