Tag: Heart Tumors

Heart Tumors 1

Heart Tumors

Heart Tumors are generally very rare, and not all require surgical treatment. The most frequent tumors are metastases of cancer elsewhere in the body. They are 20 to 40 times more frequent than those originating in the heart. The most frequent are metastases of breast or lung cancer, followed by that of lymphomas, melanomas, and sarcomas.

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Endocarditis Surgery 2

Endocarditis Surgery

Endocarditis is the infection that affects the heart valves or any structure within it (valve prostheses, pacemaker cables …

Heart Tumors 3

Heart Tumors

The most frequent tumors are metastases of cancer elsewhere in the body. They are 20 to 40 times more frequent than those …

9 Common Heart Surgeries 4

9 Common Heart Surgeries

This procedure is usually performed to treat angina when no other treatments work. A small incision is done in the chest …