Pulmonary Embolism Associated with Free-Floating Right Heart Thrombus Treated Surgically Directly After Symptom Onset
Szczechowicz Marcin* Torabi Saeed, Weymann Alexander, Karck Matthias and Szabo Gabor
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
- *Corresponding Author:
- Szczechowicz Marcin
Department of Cardiac Surgery
Heidelberg University, Germany
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: November 17, 2016; Accepted Date: December 26, 2016; Published Date: December 30, 2016
Citation: Marcin S, Saeed T, Alexander W, Matthias K, Gabor S (2016) Pulmonary Embolism Associated with Free-Floating Right Heart Thrombus Treated Surgically Directly After Symptom Onset. J Clin Case Rep 6:904. doi: 10.4172/2165- 7920.1000904
Copyright: © 2016 Marcin S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
We present a case of patient who was affected with pulmonary embolism (PE) associated with free-floating thrombotic mass in the right heart chambers. She was planned to undergo heart valve surgery and presented with the symptoms now of introducing of the anesthesia. The emergency operation was performed successfully.