Pericardial cysts are uncommon paracardiac lesions. They usually do not cause obvious symptoms and they are mostly detected by chance
. And they are unusual pain cause of chest pain.
- Recurrent chest pain
- Shortness of breath
We can find them on the right side
. Over 75% of them are right-sided and about 22% left-sided.
Treatment and prognosis
- Chest X-ray
- Chest computed tomography
They are benign lesions. All the following treatments depend on the characteristics and location of the cyst and the patient's surgical risk
. Treatment options include:
- Video-assisted thoracic surgery
If the above-mentioned symptoms occur to you, please turn to your doctor for help.
Keywords: pericardial cyst; chest pain; right-sided.