Axial C+ portal venous phase
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ The findings consistent with multiple (pulmonary, hepatic and splenic) hydatid cysts. Serologically proven to represent hydatid disease. ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Hydatid disease - “ Hydatid cysts result from infection by the Echinococcus, and can result in cyst formation anywhere in the body.  Pathology There are two main st...”
  • Splenic hydatid infection - “ Splenic hydatid infection is a rare form of Hydatid disease, and isolated splenic involvement is even less common. Epidemiology Splenic hydatid ...”
  • Hepatic hydatid infection - “ Hepatic hydatid disease is a parasitic zoonosis caused by the Echinococcus tape worm. (see: Hydatid disease for a general discussion). In the live...”
  • Pulmonary hydatid infection - “ Pulmonary hydatid infection is a common manifestation of hydatid disease. Epidemiology The lung is the second most common site of involvement wi...”

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