Open Access Case Report

Prenatal Diagnosis of Heart Rabdomioma. A Case Report

Illia R 1*, Engel H2, Guallan F1, Faganello A3 and Lopez SV4

1Chief Residents of Gynecology Service, Hospital Alemán, Argentina

2Staff physician at Gynecology Service, Hospital Alemán, Argentina

3Staff physician at Imagenology Service, Hospital Alemán, Argentina

4Staff physician Genetic Service, CEMIC, Argentina

Corresponding Author

Received Date: August 31, 2018;  Published Date: September 21, 2018


We describe a case of a heart tumor diagnosed by ultrasound in a 20 week’s gestational age fetus with presumptive diagnosis of heart rabdomioma. The fetus was delivered by cesarean section because a previous section at 38 weeks of gestational age. At the evaluation of the new born, the diagnosis of rabdomioma was confirmed by echocardiogram. We report of a case of prenatal rabdomioma associated to maternal diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis.

Keywords: Tuberous sclerosis; Prenatal rabdomioma; Fetal heart tumor

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