Hepatic hydatid cyst

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 29
Gender: Male

Well defined cyst with tiny calcification on non-contrast images is seen at right lobe of the liver.

Case Discussion

Findings compatible with hepatic hydatid cyst.
Cystic lesions of liver carry a broad differential diagnosis and hydatid cyst is one of the infectious/inflammatory conditions which may involve liver.

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Case information

rID: 37814
Case created: 23rd Jun 2015
Last edited: 1st Dec 2015
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