Pitfalls in the diagnosis of complicated pulmonary hydatid disease.

@article{Tor2001PitfallsIT,
  title={Pitfalls in the diagnosis of complicated pulmonary hydatid disease.},
  author={M. Meltem Tor and Kursat Ozvaran and Yesim Ersoy and Taylan Şenol and Nurg{\"u}l Altuntaş and Gamze Zeynep Kilicoglu and Levent Çelik},
  journal={Respiratory medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={95 3},
  pages={237-9}
}
The aim of this study was to present the pitfalls in the diagnosis of complicated pulmonary hydatid disease and to discuss the unusual radiological presentations of this endemic disorder in Turkey. We retrospectively evaluated 34 patients (12 females) aged between 8 and 64 years, who were operated on at our centre between 1991 and 1998 and diagnosed with complicated pulmonary hydatid cyst histopathologically. Computerized tomography (CT) scans of these patients were reviewed double-blind by two… CONTINUE READING

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…