Hibernoma of the pericardium presenting as pericardial effusion in a child

Stephen A. Heifetz, Sanjay R. Parikh, John W. Brown

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Abstract

A 14-year-old boy with unremitting pericardial effusion was found to have a pericardial hibernoma. The tumor site (pericardium), mode of presentation (pericardial effusion), and patient's age (childhood) are unique..

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)575-580
Number of pages6
JournalFetal and Pediatric Pathology
Volume10
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

Keywords

  • Brown fat
  • Effusion
  • Heart
  • Hibernoma
  • Pericardium

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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