Corpus ID: 25508583

Surgical management of 234 patients with hydatid disease: the Tikur Anbessa Hospital experience.

@article{Minas2007SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of 234 patients with hydatid disease: the Tikur Anbessa Hospital experience.},
  author={Mesfin Minas and H. Biluts and A. Bekele and Mulubrhan Alemie},
  journal={Ethiopian medical journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={
          257-65
        }
}
  • Mesfin Minas, H. Biluts, +1 author Mulubrhan Alemie
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Ethiopian medical journal
  • OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the pattern and surgical management of hydatid disease. METHODS A hospital based retrospective cross sectional analysis was conducted in Tikur Anbessa Hospital, department of surgery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Patients' medical records and operation theater registers of 234 patients operated upon for hydatid disease between September 1995 and August 2005 were analyzed RESULTS One hundred and twenty three patients were male and 111 female. Their… CONTINUE READING
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