Pericardial cyst

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Pre-operative right VATS.

Patient Data

Age: 42
Gender: Female
X-ray

Chest

Large well-defined mass projects in the right mid-to-lower zones obscures the right heart border. 

Case Discussion

The patient underwent excision of this mass via a VATS procedure. Histology demonstrated a pericardial (mesothelial) cyst

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Case information

rID: 26335
Case created: 13th Dec 2013
Last edited: 5th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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