[Hydatid cyst of the mediastinum: 14 case reports].

  title={[Hydatid cyst of the mediastinum: 14 case reports].},
  author={Asma Zidi and S Zannad-Hantous and Insaf Mestiri and H{\'e}dia Ghrairi and In{\`e}s Baccouche and Habiba Djilani and K Ben Miled Mrad},
  journal={Journal de radiologie},
  volume={87 12 Pt 1},
PURPOSE The objective of this study was to describe the different radiological features of the hydatid cyst of the mediastinum. MATERIALS AND METHODS We conducted a retrospective study on 14 patients (seven women, seven men), diagnosed with mediastinal hydatid cyst, aged 13-67 years (mean, 48 years) over a period of 16 years in our hospital where 71 cases of hydatid disease are annually diagnosed. The patients were explored by chest radiography (n=14), chest ultrasonography (n=10), abdomen… CONTINUE READING


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