An analysis of clinical features of pulmonary giant hydatid cyst in adult population


Kocer B., Gulbahar G., Han S., Durukan E., Dural K., Sakinci U.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.197, no.2, pp.177-181, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 197 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2007.12.053
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-181
  • Keywords: Hydatid disease, Lung, Adult, SURGICAL-TREATMENT, LUNG CYSTS, CHILDREN, DISEASE

Abstract

BACKGROUND: We performed an analysis of giant hydatid cysts (GCHs) detected in the adult Population by comparison with the features of other simple hydatid cysts (CHs) in the light of the relevant literature.