Combined Hepatocardiac Hydatid Cystic Disease

  title={Combined Hepatocardiac Hydatid Cystic Disease},
  author={Hazem Aljasem and Ali Khaliphe and Ali Khaddam and Ahmad Al Khaddour},
  • Hazem Aljasem, Ali Khaliphe, +1 author Ahmad Al Khaddour
  • Published 2016
Cardiac echinococcus is a serious problem. Although it is rare, it could cause dangerous complications like anaphylactic shock which could be fatal. In our case a 14-year-old female complained with the intermittent chest pain and had combined cystic lesions in the heart and the liver. The liver cyst was treated conservatively, while the heart cyst was… CONTINUE READING