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Fig. 1 | Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

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From: Primary cardiac dedifferentiated liposarcoma in a middle-aged female: a case report

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Preoperative examinations and intraoperative findings: a CT scans revealed occupying lesion in left atrium and massive hydropericardium and pleural effusion (asterisk and arrows); b The massive right pleural effusion reduced significantly after chest drainage; c TEE showed the left atrial mass limited the mitral valve inflow significantly; d PET/CT confirmed high grade fluorodeoxyglucose uptake only in the intracavitary mass (arrows); e Operative exploration confirmed the atrial mass had invaded the mitral annulus and posterior wall of left ventricle. * The left atrial mass; RV, right ventricle; LV, left ventricle; TEE, Transesophageal echocardiography; PET/CT, Positron emission tomography/computed tomography

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