[Primary hydatid cyst of adrenal gland. Report of two cases].

@article{Bedioui2005PrimaryHC,
  title={[Primary hydatid cyst of adrenal gland. Report of two cases].},
  author={Heykal Bedioui and Mohamed N. Jouini and Kais Nouira and Tarek Bouzid and Montassar J Kacem and Zoubeir Ben safta},
  journal={Annales de chirurgie},
  year={2005},
  volume={130 2},
  pages={104-7}
}
Primary hydatid cyst of adrenal gland is still an exceptional localization. The adrenal gland is an uncommon site even in our country in which echinococcal disease is endemic. We report two cases of primary hydatid cyst of adrenal gland presented with isolated abdominal pain. The diagnosis was based on CT-scan, which showed a cystic mass of respectively the right and left adrenal gland with a calcified wall. The echinococcal immunologic test (Elisa) was positive in one case. The surgical… CONTINUE READING