Am J Case Rep 2022 Jan 25;23:e932616. Epub 2022 Jan 25.
Department of Pathology, One Brooklyn Health System, Brooklyn, NY, USA.
BACKGROUND Mediastinal masses can originate from anatomical structures normally located in the mediastinum, or from structures that travel through the mediastinum during embryogenesis. Initial presenting symptoms usually vary from shortness of breath, cough, chest pain, and superior vena cava syndrome to nonspecific constitutional symptoms (eg, fever, weight loss, fatigue). However, the initial presentation of a mediastinal mass with acute pericarditis has not been reported in the literature as far as we know. Read More