Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Giant Pericardial Cyst: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Manouchehr Hekmat 1 , Hamid Ghaderi 1 , Hassan Tatari 1 , Abbas Arjmand Shabestari 2 and Seyedeh Adeleh Mirjafari 3 , *
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1 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shahid Modarres Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Radiology, Shahid Modarres Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Brain and Spinal Injury Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 01, 2016, 13 (1); e21921
  • Published Online: January 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 10, 2014
  • Revised: September 14, 2014
  • Accepted: September 18, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.21921

To Cite: Hekmat M, Ghaderi H, Tatari H, Arjmand Shabestari A, Mirjafari S A. Giant Pericardial Cyst: A Case Report and Review of Literature, Iran J Radiol. 2016 ; 13(1):e21921. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.21921.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnote
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