State medical examiner, Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences, Birmingham, AL
Pathologist, Baptist Medical Center Montclair, Birmingham, AL
(Received 13 March 1996; accepted 9 September 1996)
Myxomas of the tricuspid valve are extremely rare, with only 13 cases reported in the world literature (1). We report the case of a 15-month old male with tricuspid valve myxoma and massive myxomatous pulmonary emboli discovered at autopsy.
Paper ID: JFS14161J