Hydatid disease of the spine: case report.


A rare case of spinal hydatid disease presenting with paraparesis and sensory loss is reported. The patient was treated with albendazole resulting in significant improvement within eight weeks. Investigations and treatment modalities are discussed. 


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@article{Kuremu2002HydatidDO, title={Hydatid disease of the spine: case report.}, author={Robert Tenge Kuremu and Barasa O Khwa-Otsyula and Joar Svanvik and O S G Bwombengi and Lectary Kibor Lelei and David R Mathews}, journal={East African medical journal}, year={2002}, volume={79 3}, pages={165-6} }