Heart block and mesothelioma of the atrioventricular node

Neil I. Kaminsky, Thomas Killip, Daniel R. Alonso, Jack W.C. Hagstrom

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Abstract

A case of a primary mesothelioma of the atrioventricular node is described. The tumor caused complete heart block for at least 30 years. The 9 previously reported cases are summarized. The microscopic nature of the tumor and the tendency for heart block to occur before the fifth decade of life are emphasized.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)248-254
Number of pages7
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Volume20
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1967

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