Merck Manual

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Types of Noncancerous Heart Tumors

Types of Noncancerous Heart Tumors

Where Found in the Heart

Examples

Lining of heart chambers

Lipoma

Myxoma

Heart valves

Papillary fibroelastoma

Heart wall

Fibroma

Hemangioma

Rhabdomyoma

Outside surface

Lipoma

Pericardium (outer sac covering heart)

Pericardial cyst

Base of the heart (where the major blood vessels attach)

Paraganglioma

Teratoma