What is the role of endomyocardial biopsy in the workup of cardiac sarcoma?

Updated: Jan 17, 2019
  • Author: John H Raaf, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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Answer

Endomyocardial biopsy provides tissue to use in diagnosis; however, this biopsy is not absolutely necessary preoperatively because tissue is obtained during surgical exploration.


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