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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 183-185

Multiple intra cardiac rhabdomyomas in neonate


1 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, KLES Dr. P. K. Hospital and MRC, Belgaum, Karnataka, India
2 Consultant Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist, KLE Heart Foundation, Dr. P. K. Hospital and Research centre, Belgaum, Karnataka, India
3 Consultant Echocardiography, KLE Heart Foundation, Belgaum, Karnataka, India
4 Department of Surgery, JNMC, Belgaum, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Veeresh F Manvi
Senior Consultant Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatric Cardiology, KLES Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital and MRC, Belgaum - 590 010,, Karnataka
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-5009.120064

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An 18 day old neonate presented with tachypnea. Congenital heart disease was suspected and referred for Pediatric Cardiology opinion. 2D Echocardiography revealed multiple, intra cardiac, highly echogenic, well circumscribed, intramural and intra cavitary rhabdomyomas. There were no systemic manifestations of associated tuberous sclerosis. At present, surgical excision of rhabdomyoma was not indicated and hence child was advised regular follow up with echocardiography evaluation.


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