Chapter 13. Cardiac Masses, Air, and Foreign Bodies

  1. Jan Poelaert Clinical Director1 and
  2. Karl Skarvan Professor of Anaesthesiolog2
  1. Kazumasa Orihashi and
  2. Yasu Oka

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760239.ch13

Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition

Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition

How to Cite

Orihashi, K. and Oka, Y. (2008) Cardiac Masses, Air, and Foreign Bodies, in Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition (eds J. Poelaert and K. Skarvan), BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760239.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cardiac Anaesthesia and Postoperative Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium

  2. 2

    University of Basel, Kantonsspital Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917966

Online ISBN: 9780470760239

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Keywords:

  • cardiac masses;
  • thrornbus;
  • catheterisation laboratory;
  • tumour;
  • inferior vena cava

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thrombus And Tumour

  • Intracardiac Air

  • Catheters

  • Limitations Of Transoesophageal Echocardiography

  • Conclusion