myxoma


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a benign tumor of connective tissue containing jellylike material

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Myxoma was primarily considered to be the diagnosis because of a mobile, pedunculated mass in a normal functioning LV, although, with a low probability, our differential diagnosis included a thrombus (7).
PINEDE L, DUHAUT P, LOIRE R--Clinical presentation of left atrial cardiac myxoma.
There are no clinical or radiological signs that would allow a physician to distinguish myxoma from odontogenic and non-odontogenic lesions; however, histological analysis shows several lesions that could be misinterpreted as myxoma.
Moreover, the neoplasm exhibited an abundant mucinous background, resembling nerve sheath myxoma, a benign entity described in people, but with no animal counterpart.
We present a very rare case of uterine fibroids going into the heart, which was diagnosed as right atrial myxoma on echocardiography.
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For the multilocular lesions in the mandible ramus, differential diagnoses of SBC were: ameloblastoma, odontogenic keratocyst, odontogenic myxoma, and central giant cell lesion.
Odontogenic myxoma is a locally aggressive, benign tumor with variable radiographic appearances.
Various other terms also had been used for the dermal neoplasms, such as neurothekeoma, nerve sheath myxoma, benign myxoid tumor of nerve sheath, perineural myxoma, bizarre cutaneous neurofibroma.
We report an interesting case of a patient presenting with a constellation of symptoms and signs, all of which may be attributable to an underlying left atrial myxoma.
The lab and radiology tests done show that the woman was suffering from myxoma, which is a benign heart tumor that grows in the left atrium.
Myxoma is a benign neoplasm of mesenchymal cells producing a myxomatous matrix.
Detection of atypical right atrial myxoma by echocardiography.
An odontogenic myxoma is a rare, benign tumor that is found almost exclusively in the facial bones, usually the mandible.