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Original Article

Unusual Presentation of Hydatid Cyst

Shiffali Sarngal, Shivani Gandhi, Swati Arora, Shaveta Sharma

Keywords : Disease, Echinococcus, Hydatid

Citation Information : Sarngal S, Gandhi S, Arora S, Sharma S. Unusual Presentation of Hydatid Cyst. Euroasian J Hepatogastroenterol 2022; 12 (1):31-34.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10018-1369

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 13-07-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2022; The Author(s).


Hydatid cyst is a zoonotic disease that most commonly occurs in liver and lungs. Here, we present five cases of hydatid cyst occurring in axillary subcutaneous region, adnexal region, ovary, gallbladder, and pancreas Echinococcus should be considered in the differential diagnosis of any cystic lesions in any anatomic location, with or without viscera involvement particularly in endemic areas.

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