Table 1: Patient characteristics in this study.

Patients details

Patients, total21
Male : Female8 : 13
Age, mean, years (range)36 (10–45)
Location of cyst
 Head2
 Body18
 Tail1
The distance from the cyst to the gastric wall, cm2.1 (1.5–3)
Diameter of cyst, cm7.6 (7–10)
Cause of the cyst
 Trauma3
 Severe pancreatitis16
 Postoperative2