Intraoperative TEE of the Month - November 2016

published 3 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Atrial myxoma

This is doctor Julie Huff Meyer with our opening anesthesia intraoperative T. E. case of the month for November 2016. Each month we feature operative case which teachers are emphasizes an important aspect of basic intro operative T. E.. Our patient this month is a 50 year old woman who presented with shortness of breath weakness and intermittent chest pain. Previously she had been fairly healthy with good exercise tolerance. Her past medical history included hyperlipidemia anxiety and a remote history of lymphoma. The work up for her shortness of breath included a trance the rascal cardiogram which showed normal left ventricular ejection fraction without wall motion abnormalities. But a large lefty troll mass consistent with any trail mix oma. Cardiac catheterization revealed single vessel coronary artery disease and she presented to the operating room for a trail mix summer section and coronary artery bypass graft surgery ...

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