Hydatid cyst

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Patient Data

Age: 25
Ultrasound
CT

Case Discussion

25-year-old male presented with abdominal pain. US abdomen was performed which demonstrates a large cyst involving the right hepatic lobe with irrigular wall. CT abdomen shows a well defined cystic lesion involving the right hepatic lobe with multiple curvilinear hyperattenuating structures, this pathologicaly proven hydatid cyst.

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Case information

rID: 8201
Case created: 18th Jan 2010
Last edited: 26th Nov 2015
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