Primary Cardiac Fibroma: A Rising Giant in a Small Cavity—Size Does Matter


  • Beelke D'hondt
  • Filip Rega
  • Luc Mertens
  • Marc Gewillig
  • Bart Meyns



We report the case of a 5-month-old girl who presented with cardiac failure due to a cardiac fibroma originating from the interventricular septum. We also include some remarks about the etiology and the most favorable therapeutic strategy for the disease.


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D’hondt, B., Rega, F., Mertens, L., Gewillig, M., & Meyns, B. (2008). Primary Cardiac Fibroma: A Rising Giant in a Small Cavity—Size Does Matter. The Heart Surgery Forum, 11(3), E134-E136.