Cysticercosis - arm
Non-trauamtic right anterior mid arm swelling with pain - 2 - 3 wks
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There is a well-defined, thin walled, anechoic cyst ( 10 mm ) in subcutaneous plane at site of swelling pointed by patient.
There is a calcification focus ( 3 mm ) in cyst.
Pericystic soft tissue is odematous and shows hypervascularity.
Characteristic findings of cysticercosis involving arm.
Follow up Ultrasound was done after oral drug treatment. Patient was asymptomatic. Cyst disappeared but some granulation tissue was present. Images were lost and not uploaded here.