MRI imaging of a left atrial mass misinterpreted by transesophageal echocardiography.
Cohen E. Paz R. Yortner R. Sagie A. Russo I. Garty M.
Internal Medicine F Department, Rabin Medical Center, Petach-Tikva, Israel.
Magnetic resonance imaging of the heart was used in a patient with a history of recurrent episodes of transient ischemic attacks in whom a left atrial mass was suspected on transesophageal echocardiography. The use of MRI clarified a diagnosis of a diaphragmatic hernia.