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Unusual site of recurrent musculoskeletal hydatid cyst: case report and brief review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17007005     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of a large multiplex recurrent hydatid cyst involving the left gluteal muscle and the left iliopsoas, accompanied with degeneration of the musculature of the left upper leg is presented along with a review of the relevant literature. Very few such cases have been reported worldwide. The presented case is also distinguished by the involvement of muscles of distant anatomic areas.
Authors:
Panagiotis G Drimousis; Konstantinos M Stamou; Athanasios Koutras; Dimitrios Konstantinos Tsekouras; George Zografos
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  World journal of gastroenterology : WJG     Volume:  12     ISSN:  1007-9327     ISO Abbreviation:  World J. Gastroenterol.     Publication Date:  2006 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-09-28     Completed Date:  2006-11-03     Revised Date:  2014-08-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100883448     Medline TA:  World J Gastroenterol     Country:  China    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  5577-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Animals
Atrophy
Buttocks / parasitology,  pathology
Echinococcosis / diagnosis,  pathology*
Humans
Male
Muscle, Skeletal / parasitology,  pathology
Musculoskeletal Diseases / diagnosis,  parasitology*,  pathology*
Psoas Muscles / parasitology,  pathology
Recurrence
Taenia / pathogenicity

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