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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 487385, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/487385
Case Report

Cardiac Myxoma Presenting as Dyspnea after Cesarean Delivery

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
2School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA

Received 8 March 2012; Accepted 29 April 2012

Academic Editor: Tasneem Z. Naqvi

Copyright © 2012 Allison Wyman 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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