Surgical management of complicated hydatid cysts of the liver.

@article{Malik2010SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of complicated hydatid cysts of the liver.},
  author={Ajaz Ahmad Malik and Shams ul Bari and Ruquia Amin and Masooda Jan},
  journal={World journal of gastrointestinal surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={2 3},
  pages={78-84}
}
AIM To review the clinical presentation and surgical management of complicated hydatid cysts of the liver and to assess whether conservative surgery is adequate in the management of complicated hydatid cysts of liver. METHODS The study was carried out at Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Science, Srinagar, Kashmir, India. Sixty nine patients with hydatid disease of the liver were surgically managed from April 2004 to October 2005 with a follow up period of three years. It included 27 men… CONTINUE READING