A 30 year old female presented with a nodule in her thigh, which is mildly tender.
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A well defined cystic lesion is seen within the bulk of muscle, which shows an echogenic scolex within.
Cysticercus is relatively rare in soft tissue, except in endemic areas. They appear as cystic lesions with mural echogenic/calcific nodule.
USG shows a similar lesion in gastrocnemius muscle.