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. ”

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  • Pulmonary hydatid infection - “ Pulmonary hydatid infection is a common manifestation of hydatid disease. For a general discussion, and for links to other system specific manife...”
  • Hepatic hydatid infection - “ Hepatic hydatid disease a parasitic zoonosis caused by the Echinococcus tapeworm. In the liver, two agents are recognized as causing disease in hu...”
  • Splenic hydatid infection - “ Splenic hydatid infection is a rare form of hydatid disease, and isolated splenic involvement is even less common. For a general discussion, and ...”
  • 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 sp...”

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