Case report: Epidermoid cyst misdiagnosed as a loculated pericardial effusion

N. Sharma, Anshu Sharma, Manish Bajaj

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A 25-year old man presented with a mediastinal lesion which was initially diagnosed as a loculated pericardial collection on echocardiography. Subsequent imaging showed it to be a cystic mediastinal mass, and following surgery and histopathology, it turned out to be an epidermoid cyst.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)319-321
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Journal of Radiology and Imaging
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 1 2008
Externally publishedYes



  • Epidermoid
  • Mediastinal
  • Pericardial

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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