A Case of Giant Intrapericardial Teratoma of the Heart in an Infant with a Favorable Outcome

1. Abstract Primary cardiac tumors in newborns and young children are rare, but they affect significantly their health and can be the cause of sudden death. These tumors compromise the integrity and function of adjacent cardiac structures, causing often impaired blood flow, causing myocardial dysfunction, valve failure, arrhythmias, respiratory changes, and cyanosis. We present a …

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