Unusual Locations of Hydatid Disease: Diagnostic and Surgical Management of a Case Series

Caglayan K., Celik A., Koc A., Kutluk A. C. , Altinli E., Celik A. S. , ...More

SURGICAL INFECTIONS, vol.11, no.4, pp.349-353, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/sur.2009.017
  • Title of Journal : SURGICAL INFECTIONS
  • Page Numbers: pp.349-353


Background: Hydatid disease is endemic in many areas of the world, where it is an important public health problem. The aim of this study was to describe a series of patients with atypically located primary hydatid disease, accompanied by a literature review.