Not Just Another Papillary Fibroelastoma. “Multiple Papillary Fibroelastomas Revealed by Stroke”

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Neil Dinesh Dattani
Sean Jedrzkiewicz

Keywords

Papillary fibroelastoma, Primary cardiac tumours, Transesophageal echocardiography

Abstract

The following case is an example of an uncommon underlying condition, papillary fibroelastoma, which presented with a stroke. It highlights the importance of a full relevant medical workup, an awareness of uncommon etiologies in the workup of any significant clinical events, and the need for collaboration between medical and surgical colleagues.