Cardiac Calcified Amorphous Tumor of the Mitral Valve Presen
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Cardiac calcified amorphous tumors (CATs) are an extremely rare nonneoplastic intracardiac masses. The clinical features of cardiac CAT are usually like the other cardiac masses which include the symptoms related to obstruction or embolization such as dyspnea and syncope. Thus, it may be misdiagnosed with other cardiac tumors. Accurate diagnosis of a cardiac mass is often made on surgical excision and histopathological examination.Thus, the incidence, pathogenesis and best approach to the treatment are not certain. We report a case of CATs on the atrial surface of the anterior mitral valve leaflet in a 37-year-old female who was diagnosed by histopathological examination after surgical removal....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5282427/
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