NASCI Curriculum

Cardiac and pericardial masses

 
General Articles/Presentations
  • Computed tomography of cardiac and pericardiac masses (Abstract)
    Prabhakar Rajiah MBBS, MD, FRCR, Jeffrey P. Kanne MD, Vidyasagar Kalahasti MD, and Paul Schoenhagen MD
    Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography Volume 5, Issue 1, January-February 2011, Pages 16-29 doi:10.1016/j.jcct.2010.08.009 
A.  Primary lesions
 

Case in Point

Shot to the Heart
R. Rothman, MD; G. Novaro, MD; J. Kirsch, MD

Case in Point

Middle Mediastinal Mass
A. Rivard; R. Gallegos, J. Melotek, D. Wymer

Case in Point

Pericardial Surprise
J. Vavalle, MD; T. Bashore, MD; I. Klem

 
 
 
 
  • CT for intracardiac thrombi and tumors (Abstract)
    Servet Tatli and Martin J. Lipton
    The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging Volume 21, Number 1, 115-131, DOI: 10.1007/s10554-004-5342-x
 
  • MR Imaging of Cardiac Masses (Abstract)
    Imran S. Syed, DaLi Feng, Scott R. Harris, Matthew W. Martinez, Andrew J. Misselt, Jerome F. Breen, Dylan V. Miller, Philip A. Araoz
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America - May 2008 (Vol. 16, Issue 2, Pages 137-164, DOI: 10.1016/j.mric.2008.02.009)
 
1. Myxoma
 
 
 
  2. Lipoma
 
 
 
  3. Angiosarcoma
 
  • Primary malignant cardiac tumors  (Abstract)
    Allen Burke
    Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology - February 2008 (Vol. 25, Issue 1, Pages 39-46, DOI: 10.1053/j.semdp.2007.10.006)
 
 
  • MR Imaging of Cardiac Tumors
    Patrick J. Sparrow, John B. Kurian, Tim R. Jones, and Mohan U. Sivananthan
    Radiographics September-October 2005 25:5 1255-1276; doi:10.1148/rg.255045721 
 
  4. Rhabdomyoma
 
 
 
 
  5. Lymphoma
 
  • Primary malignant cardiac tumors (Abstract)
    Allen Burke
    Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology - February 2008 (Vol. 25, Issue 1, Pages 39-46, DOI: 10.1053/j.semdp.2007.10.006) 
 
 
 
   6. Lipomatous hypertrophy of the interatrial septum
   
 
  • Cardiovascular Pseudoneoplasms
    Dylan V. Miller and Henry D. Tazelaar
    Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: March 2010, Vol. 134, No. 3, pp. 362-368.
 
   
B. Metastasis
C. Therapeutic and inteventional options
  • Cardiac tumours: diagnosis and management (Abstract)
    Dr Jagdish Butany FRCPC,Vidhya Nair MD,Ather Naseemuddin MBBS,Girish M Nair MD,Charles Catton FRCPC,Teri Yau FRCSC
    The Lancet Oncology - 1 April 2005 ( Vol. 6, Issue 4, Pages 219-228 ) DOI: 10.1016/S1470-2045(05)70093-0
 
D. Thrombus vs tumor
 Case in Point

We have a Tenant
J. Boyon, M. Marin, J. Garcia-Ruiz, C. Rodriguez
Case in Point

Thrombus in Transit
O. Lairez, MD; A. Bensaid, MD; P. Lim, MD
  • CT for intracardiac thrombi and tumors (Abstract)
    Servet Tatli and Martin J. Lipton
    The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging Volume 21, Number 1, 115-131, DOI: 10.1007/s10554-004-5342-x