Resection of a cardiac hemangioma in a patient with chest pain

Naritomo Nishioka, Ryushi Maruyama, Kosuke Ujihira, Yutaka Iba, Eiichiro Hatta, Akira Yamada, Yoshihiko Kurimoto, Hiroko Noguchi, Toshiya Shinohara, Katsuhiko Nakanishi


This is a case of a 77-year-old woman who presented complaining of chest pain and was found to be secondary to a mass in her left atrial appendage (LAA). The patient underwent complete surgical excision of the 4.5 cm mass and the pathology report revealed a cardiac hemangioma. Her postoperative clinical course was uneventful and she was discharged in good condition and chest-pain-free.

Full Text:




  • There are currently no refbacks.

Case Reports in Clinical Pathology

ISSN 2331-2726(Print)  ISSN 2331-2734(Online)

Copyright © Sciedu Press

To make sure that you can receive messages from us, please add the ‘’ domains to your e-mail 'safe list'. If you do not receive e-mail in your 'inbox', please check your 'spam' or 'junk' folder.