Right ventricular inflow obstruction from massive fungal vegetation presenting as neonatal circulatory collapse

Luca A. Vricella, Sachin Khambadkone, Robert Yates, Victor T. Tsang

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Occurrence of neonatal circulatory collapse imposes effective differential diagnosis and expeditious therapeutic intervention. We report a case of neonatal cardiogenic shock, caused by a massive intra-cardiac fungal vegetation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)323-324
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 1 2003



  • Candida albicans
  • Cardiac tumours
  • Neonatal fungal sepsis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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