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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 50

A Large Primary Subcutaneous Hydatid Cyst in Proximal Thigh: An Unusual Localization


1 Institute of Neurology, University College of London, London, UK
2 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
3 Department of Radiology, Yazd University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
4 Department of Pathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
5 Department of Radiology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran

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Dr. Hossein Ahrar Yazdi
Department of Radiology, Yazd University of Medical Sciences, Yazd
Iran
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DOI: 10.4103/2277-9175.228622

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Primary muscular hydatidosis is a very rare condition with an incidence of 1%–4% in endemic regions. This case report describes an unusual location of hydatid cyst in the sartorius muscle and the application of imaging in its preoperative diagnosis, choosing a treatment strategy, and monitoring.


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