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In: Cohn LH, Edmunds LH Jr, eds. Cardiac Surgery in the Adult. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003:.

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TABLE 58-2 Benign cardiac neoplasms in adults

Tumor No. Percentage

Myxoma 118 49
Lipoma 45 19
Papillary fibroelastoma 42 17
Hemangioma 11 5
A-V node mesothelioma 9 4
Fibroma 5 2
Teratoma 3 1
Granular cell tumor 3 1
Neurofibroma 2 <1
Lymphangioma 2 <1
Rhabdomyoma 1 <1
Total 241 100

Source: Reproduced with permission from McAllister HA Jr, Fenoglio JJ Jr: Tumors of the cardiovascular system, in Atlas of Tumor Pathology. Washington DC, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology; 1978, fas. 15.





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