Cystotomy and Capitonnage for Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst in Upper Egypt multicenter
OBJECTIVE: Hydatid disease is the most severe helminthic zoonosis with an important public health. Hydatid cyst is caused by the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus. It usually involves liver and lungs in humans. Surgical intervention is the definitive therapy.The goal of surgery is to remove the cyst while preserving as much lung tissue as possible. The AIM of our study was to ... Read more