Removal of Myxoma of Left Aurical Simulating Mitral Stenosis

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AVF.IC043.196

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Removal of Myxoma of Left Aurical Simulating Mitral Stenosis

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  • 1957 (Creation)

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1 reel

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Demonstration from 1957 of surgical removal of myxoma causing similation of mitral stenosis in two patients. Film includes a thorough explanation of the workings of the steel bubble oxygenator used during the procedure. Film has voiceover by Denton A. Cooley and illustrations by Barbara Anderson.

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Restricted. This film has been edited to protect the privacy of the patient. Contact the McGovern Historical Center to access the unedited film in the Reading Room.

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Creative Commons License 4.0, Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs. Images are to be used for educational purposes only, and are not to be reproduced without permission from The TMC Library, McGovern Historical Center, 1133 John Freeman Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030, mcgovern@library.tmc.edu, 713-799-7899

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  • English

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IC043 Texas Heart Institute Film Collection, AVF.IC043.196

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