Eradication of advanced pelvic hydatid bone disease after limb salvage surgery – 5-year follow-up: a case report

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INTRODUCTION Echinococcosis is produced by the larval stage of Echinococcus granulosus; it is a parasitic disease which is seen rarely in humans and has adverse outcomes. We report a case of advanced pelvic hydatid bone disease with successful limb salvage surgery. Our patient had a 5-year follow-up without recurrence which is a rarity as per the literature… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-9-21

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@inproceedings{Khan2015EradicationOA, title={Eradication of advanced pelvic hydatid bone disease after limb salvage surgery – 5-year follow-up: a case report}, author={Muhammad Shahid Khan and Pervaiz Mehmood Hashmi and Dawar Khan}, booktitle={Journal of medical case reports}, year={2015} }