ISSN 2305-3127 (Print)   
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Case report


Cavernous hemangioma of the mitral valve – a rare heart tumor. А clinical case

R.M. Vitovsky 1, 2, O.A. Pishchurin 1, M.M. Serdyuk 2, V.V. Isaienko 1, V.F. Onishchenko 1

1 Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kyiv, Ukraine
2 M.M. Amosov National Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery NAMS of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

The article presents a clinical case of a rare benign heart neoplasm – a cavernous mitral valve hemangioma. Infiltrative growth of the tumor led to deformation of the valve with the development of mitral insufficiency and its replacement with a mechanical prosthesis.

Key words: heart tumors, hemangioma, mitral insufficiency, surgical treatment.

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