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Multiple cerebral aneurysms in a patient with cardiac myxoma: what to do?
  1. Olafur Sveinsson1,
  2. Lars Herrman2
  1. 1Department of Neurology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  2. 2Department of Neuroradiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  1. Correspondence to Dr Olafur Sveinsson, olafur.sveinsson{at}


Cardiac myxomas are a very uncommon cause of cerebral aneurysms. We present a case of a young woman with neurological symptoms attributed to small cortical infarctions and multiple cerebral aneurysms, caused by a cardiac myxoma.

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