[The surgical treatment of pulmonary and associated echinococcosis in childhood].


Over a nine-year period (1990-1998), a total of 196 children with pulmonary and associated hydatid disease, aged 2 to 16 years, undergo treatment in the Department of Pediatric Thoracic Surgery--Emergency Medicine Institute "N. I. Pirogov"--Sofia. One hundred thirty children (62.1%) present isolated, and sixty-six (38.8%)--associated hydatid disease, of… (More)