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Right coronary artery encasement by metastatic cardiac lymphoma
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Accepted: 22 March 2022
Published: 3 May 2022
This presentation was suggestive of lymphoma with massive cardiac involvement . Biopsy of mesenteric adenopathy confirmed the presence of a diffuse large B‑cell lymphoma. Standard chemotherapy treatment was initiated. However, shortly after, the patient evolved to multiorgan dysfunction refractory to all resuscitation efforts and died 2 days later.
Predilection for the auriculoventricular groove and right coronary artery encasement are radiologic features that should raise suspicion of this diagnosis .
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S. Borges, C. Ferreira and J.I. Moreira declarethat they have no competing interests. All co-authors have seen and agree with the contents of the manuscript and there is no financial interest to report. We certify that the submission is original work and is not under review at any other publication.
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