Unusual presentation of a culture-positive right atrial massSmita Sarma, Navin Kumar, Sunil Sharma, Manish Bansal, Ravi R. Kasliwal, Yatin Mehta,Naresh Trehan.
We report a patient with a mass in the right atrium which led to pulmonary embolism. Postoperatively
the mass was identified as a tuberculoma and it was culture-positive for Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Patient responded to modified antitubercular treatment and discharged from hospital in satisfactory
Key words: Antemortem diagnosis
Right atrial tuberculoma