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47 year old male with no significant PMHx who presented to ED c/o chest pain and sob x 12h

As a part of ED work up they ordered stat TTE I did his echo and as everyone can see a large mobile echogenic mass (measuring ~ 5-6 x 2 cm) moving in-and-out of the tricuspid annulus, most likely representing thrombus/emboli in transit.

Final diagnosis was

PE in patient with RCC

occur due to tumors emboli from the involvement of the IVC with local tumor extension



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Great case, thank you Nader.

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