Case report: Epidermoid cyst misdiagnosed as a loculated pericardial effusion

N. Sharma, Anshu Sharma, Manish Bajaj

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Abstract

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
Volume18
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2008

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Epidermal Cyst
Pericardial Effusion
Diagnostic Errors
Echocardiography

Keywords

  • Epidermoid
  • Mediastinal
  • Pericardial

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Case report : Epidermoid cyst misdiagnosed as a loculated pericardial effusion. / Sharma, N.; Sharma, Anshu; Bajaj, Manish.

In: Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging, Vol. 18, No. 4, 01.11.2008, p. 319-321.

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