Pericardial Cysts: An Analysis of 12 Cases


ALAR T., BAYRAM A. S. , GEBİTEKİN C.

JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, vol.21, no.7, pp.595-598, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/lap.2011.0034
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES
  • Page Numbers: pp.595-598

Abstract

Background: Pericardial cysts are usually asymtomatic, benign, congenital mediastinal lesions but may also be acquired after cardiothoracic surgery. The purpose of the study was to evaluate surgical approach and results of our experience with pericardial cysts.