Intraoperative TEE of the Month - January 2015

published 5 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Intracardiac leiomyomatosis 

This is doctor Julie health Meyer with our open the anesthesia intra operative T. E. case of the month for January 2015 each month we feature an operative case which teachers are emphasizes an important aspect of basic intraoperative T. E.. This month we discuss the case of a middle aged woman who reported a year long history of dystonia fatigue and bilateral lower extremity swelling. She was evaluated at an outside hospital multiple times for deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremities but no thrombus was ever found. She had been placed on a diabetic to help decrease her leg swelling. After almost a year of symptoms she was evaluated with the CT scan and found to have a large public mass approximately 8 centimeters by 7 centimeters by 6 centimeters with tumor extension into the central venous system inferior vena cava have paddock means to the right atrium through the tricuspid valve into the right ventricle in prox will mean pulmonary artery ...

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