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Table 2 Characteristics of the cardiac myxomas according to tumor location

From: Risk prediction for emboli and recurrence of primary cardiac myxomas after resection

Origin Age (years) Sex, Female (n) IAS involvement (n) Embolism (n) Appearance Gelatinous (n) Total, n (%)
LA 46.4 118 158 25 121 179 (86.5 %)
RA 37.1 10 3 2 7 12 (5.8 %)
LV 14.4 1 0 1 2 3 (1.45 %)
RV 18 0 0 0 0 1 (0.48 %)
MV 45.7 2 0 1 2 3 (1.45 %)
TV 7 0 0 0 1 1 (0.48 %)
PV 0.83 0 0 0 1 1 (0.48 %)
Multi 21.6 5 6 3 6 7 (3.38 %)
  1. LA left atrium, RA right atrium, LV left ventricle, RV right ventricle, MV mitral valve, TV tricuspid valve, PV pulmonary valve, IAS Interatrial septum, Multi Multicentric