Hydatid cyst of the buccal mucosa: An unusual presentation

Abstract

Hydatid cyst is a parasitic cyst caused by the tapeworm Echinococcus that occurs primarily in sheep grazing areas worldwide. It is a chronic disease, and the cysts can be localized in unusual anatomical and geographic locations. It is known to affect the head and neck region. Patients must undergo a thorough systemic investigation as 20-30% show multiorgan… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0975-962X.160350

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