A neonate with left heart tumour and clinical signs of Pierr
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"Cardiac tumours in infants and children are extremely rare, mostly are benign and differ in types when compared with those in adults. Their clinical manifestations vary widely from asymptomatic presentations to life-threatening cardiac events.Most of the benign tumours are rhabdomyoma, followed by teratoma, fibroma, oncocytic cardiomyopathy, vascular tumours and myxoma.Pierre Robin syndrome is a congenital condition of facial abnormalities in humans.The three main features are cleft palate, retrognathia and glossoptosis.Rarely heart tumors are associated with syndromes, mostly are isolated. In this presentation we describe a 3-weeks old girl with Pierre-Robin syndrome and giant left ventricle tumour, diagnosed initially by transthoracic echocardiography."....

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