Medical Definition of Atrial myxoma

1. A very rare primary cardiac tumour, composed of connective tissue, located in the left or right atrium. Symptoms include chest pains, shortness of breath, orthopnoea, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnoea, fainting, palpitations, dizziness and syncope. Diagnosis is confirmed by echocardiogram. Treatment involves the surgical excision of the tumour. (27 Sep 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Atrial Myxoma

atrial capture beat
atrial chaotic tachycardia
atrial complex
atrial diastole
atrial dipeptidyl carboxyhydrolase
atrial dissociation
atrial echo
atrial extrasystole
atrial fibrillation
atrial fibrillations
atrial flutter
atrial function
atrial fusion beat
atrial gallop
atrial granule serine proteinase
atrial myxoma (current term)
atrial natriuretic factor
atrial natriuretic peptide
atrial premature complexes
atrial premature contraction
atrial septum
atrial sound
atrial synchronous pulse generator
atrial systole
atrial tachycardia
atrial transport function
atrial triggered pulse generator
atrial ventricular canal defect

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