Metastatic endometrial stromal sarcoma: A rare cause of right-sided intracardiac mass
J Card Surg . 2021 Mar 2. doi: 10.1111/jocs.15463. Online ahead of print.
Manuela G Silva, Nuno Banazol, Pedro Coelho, José I G Fragata
The endometrial stromal sarcoma (EES) is a rare uterine malignancy and its intracardiac metastasis are exceedingly rare. We report a case of a 53-year-old female patient diagnosed with a metastatic tumor of a ESS in the right side of the heart, who underwent successful surgical resection and initiated chemotherapy with docetaxel and gemcitabine. At a 9-month follow-up, the patient was in New York Heart Association-Class I, without any further complications.
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