Pericardial cyst

Case contributed by Dr M Venkatesh


Asymptomatic patient came for routine health check -up

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

Well defined radioopaque lesion noted in the left hilar region.No calcifications noted.No mass effect on adjacent structures

Case Discussion

Differential diagnosis includes

  • Pericardial cyst
  • Bronchogenic cyst
  • lymphangioma 
  • cystic teratoma
  • hydatid cyst
  • Cystic schwannoma
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Case information

rID: 44629
Published: 29th Apr 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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