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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 197 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2007.12.053
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-181
  • Keywords: Hydatid disease, Lung, Adult, SURGICAL-TREATMENT, LUNG CYSTS, CHILDREN, DISEASE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

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.