Right ventricular hydatid cyst causing recurrent pulmonary emboli.

Abstract

A hydatid cyst of the heart is rare. Surgical treatment is the preferable method in the treatment of cardiac echinococcosis. A 27-year-old patient with right ventricular hydatid cyst causing recurrent pulmonary emboli and diagnosed by 2-dimensional echocardiography and treated surgically is presented.

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@article{Paaolu1992RightVH, title={Right ventricular hydatid cyst causing recurrent pulmonary emboli.}, author={Ilhan Paşaoğlu and Riza Doğan and Ey{\"{u}p Hazan and Aysel Oram and A Y Bozer}, journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery}, year={1992}, volume={6 3}, pages={161-3} }