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Idiopathic calcified myocardial mass
  1. David Patterson1,
  2. Derek Gibson,
  3. Ricardo Gomes,
  4. Lawson McDonald,
  5. Eckhardt Olsen,
  6. John Parker,
  7. Donald Ross
  1. National Heart Hospital and Brompton Hospital, London

    Abstract

    Patterson, D., Gibson, D., Gomes, R., McDonald, L., Olsen, E., Parker, J., and Ross, D. (1974).Thorax,29, 589-594. Idiopathic calcified myocardial mass. Myocardial calcification can be subdivided into three groups—metastatic, dystrophic or an extension inwards from the pericardium. This case in which the calcified myocardial mass was initially delineated by radiography and by echocardiography and subsequently removed does not fit into any subdivision and has been termed idiopathic.

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    • 1 Present address: Royal Free Hospital, Gray's Inn Road, London WC1

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