Percutaneous treatment of univesicular versus multivesicular hepatic hydatid cysts


Percutaneous drainage has been used successfully to treat hepatic hydatid cysts. This study aimed to analyze the results of this method in the treatment of univesicular and multivesicular hepatic hydatid cysts. Ultrasound-guided percutaneous drainage was used to treat 72 patients (44 women and 28 men; average age, 46.8 ± 17.7 years) with hepatic hydatidosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00464-006-0135-z


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