Intracranial hydatid cyst

Case contributed by Dr Aneesh km

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

There is a large round well defined CSF density cystic lesion in the right fronto parietal region, insular cortex with mass effect in the form effacement of sulci, compression of basal ganglia, right lateral ventricle and 3rd ventricle, displacement of the M2 and M3 segments of right MCA and midline shift. There is no surrounding edema or contrast enhancement.

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Case information

rID: 17202
Published: 26th Mar 2012
Last edited: 16th Jan 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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