Laparoscopic Approach for Treatment of Symptomatic Intra-Pericardial Cyst

Ray K. Chihara, Seth D. Force

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Symptomatic pericardial cysts requiring operative management are rare entities. We present a patient with a symptomatic intra-pericardial cystic lesion with intermittent syncope who underwent treatment using a laparoscopic approach, thus minimizing pain and allowing quick recovery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e137-e138
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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