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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 3531982, 3 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/3531982
Case Report

Cardiac Lipoma: An Uncharacteristically Large Intra-Atrial Mass Causing Symptoms

1SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital, Good Samaritan Way, Mount Vernon, IL 62864, USA
2Southern Illinois Heart and Vascular Center, 4115 S. Water Tower Place, Mount Vernon, IL 62864, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Fahad Syed Naseerullah

Received 1 October 2017; Accepted 21 December 2017; Published 6 February 2018

Academic Editor: Ertugrul Ercan

Copyright © 2018 Fahad Syed Naseerullah et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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