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‘Foetus inside the heart’!! Large rhabdomyomas in the heart of a newborn
  1. G Rajesh,
  2. K T Sajeer,
  3. M N Krishnan
  1. Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr G Rajesh, Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala 673008, India; drrajeshgnair{at}gmail.com

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A full-term male newborn presented on the seventh day of life with breathlessness and refusal of feeds for 3 days. The baby was tachypnoeic and had respiratory distress, but was not cyanotic. Oxygen saturation was 90% on room air. On examination, there was a systolic murmur, cardiomegaly and features of heart failure. Chest X-ray showed bilateral lung …

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