Calcific left atrium: A rare consequence of endocarditis
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Introduction
Calcification can be observed in many cardiac localizations but is particularly rare as a lesion that involves the aortic valve, atrioventricular plane and left atrium.

Case
We report a case of a 43-year-old patient with no history of heart disease who underwent cardiac evaluation for mild dyspnoea. On physical examination he showed only a mild aortic systolic murmur. Blood pressure (130/65 mmHg) and electrocardiogram were normal. The echocardiogram showed an increase of left ventricular (LV) outflow aortic velocity (max velocity 2.2 m/s) due to calcific aortic valve and a hyper-echogenic lesion located in the atrio-ventricular plane. The patient was submitted to cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) and to computed tomography imaging to better characterize the localization of mass....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4176795/
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