SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Lung Cancer II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Metastases to the heart and pericardium can occur in 18% of patients with an underlying tumors. Such patients may develop arrhythmias, pericarditis, pericardial effusion and heart failure. We report a case of a lung cancer, invading the left atrium, resulting in pericardial effusion and presenting with atrial fibrillation.