Antemortem diagnosis of an endomyocardial breast cancer metastasis by transvenous endomyocardial biopsy.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Endomyocardial breast cancer metastases are extremely rare and have previously been diagnosed antemortem only through median sternotomy and cardiotomy. We report a case of endomyocardial breast cancer metastasis which was diagnosed antemortem by transvenous endomyocardial biopsy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Lieberman, EB; Arthur, J; Steenbergen, C; Bashore, TM

Published Date

  • April 1993

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 103 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 1280 - 1281

PubMed ID

  • 8131486

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0012-3692

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.103.4.1280


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States