Pericardial cyst

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Pre-operative right VATS.

Patient Data

Age: 42
Gender: Female


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
Published: 13th Dec 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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