Images 1-3: Pericardial Diverticulum (25-yo male non-smoker).
Images 4-7: Three confluent Pericardial Cysts (68-yo female smoker)
1.YELLOW: Pericardial Diverticulum. GREEN: Phrenic nerve. DARK BLUE: Pericardium. LIGHT BLUE: Pulmonary RLL. PURPLE/WHITE: diaphragm
2.Specimen of Pericardial Diverticulum resected. BLUE: communication with the interior of the pericardial cavity
3.Residual pericardial Defect post resection of the Pericardial Diverticulum
5.The very same specimen as previous image (two confluent pericardial cysts)
6.Third Pericardial Cyst (BLUE), in contact with the Phrenic nerve (GREEN). PURPLE: the bed of the resected large 2 confluent peric. cysts
7.GREEN: phrenic nerve. PURPLE: the beds of all 3 resected pericardial cysts