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Multiple Intracardiac Masses as the Primary Presentation of a Systemic Inflammatory Disease: A Big Challenge (Case Report)
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  • Zahra Khalaji,
  • Bahar Galeshi,
  • simin almasi,
  • Mozhgan Parsaee,
  • Hamidreza Pouraliakbar
Zahra Khalaji
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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Bahar Galeshi
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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simin almasi
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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Mozhgan Parsaee
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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Hamidreza Pouraliakbar
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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Abstract

Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) classically presents with venous or arterial thrombosis and pregnancy morbidity. Although clinical manifestations with fever of unknown origin and intracardiac masses are unusual, in a patient with prolonged fever and multiple intracardiac thrombi, systemic inflammatory diseases such as APS should be considered.