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A rare presentation of hydatid cyst, involvement of uncommon sites with sparing of typical locations.

J Res Med Sci 2021 28;26. Epub 2021 Jan 28.

Clinical Informationist Research Group, Health Information Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.

Hydatid cyst (HC) is a serious health problem in endemic areas. Liver and lung are the most common involved organs while the involvement of muscles, heart, kidney, brain, and spleen is rare. The involvement of these rare locations for HC is mostly in association with infestation of common sites. Read More

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January 2021

Isolated renal hydatid disease: laparoscopic approach to an uncommon entity (case report).

Pan Afr Med J 2021 16;38:175. Epub 2021 Feb 16.

Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna, Bihar, India.

Hydatidosis is a parasitic disease, endemic in various parts of the World. It frequently involves liver and lungs and, rarely, other organs as well. Isolated renal hydatidosis is a rare entity that accounts for less than 3% of all hydatid cases. Read More

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Comparison of Laparoscopic and Open Surgery in the Treatment of Renal Hydatid Cysts.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2021 Apr 12. Epub 2021 Apr 12.

Department of Urology, Health Sciences University, Adana City Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey.

To compare the efficacy, safety, and long-term results of laparoscopic and open approaches in patients undergoing surgery for renal hydatid cyst. The files of 36 patients who were surgically treated in our clinic and with diagnosis of renal cyst hydatid confirmed pathologically were reviewed. According to the surgical technique applied, the patients were divided into two groups as open (group 1) or laparoscopic (group 2) partial pericystectomy. Read More

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Rapid Growth of Hydatid Cyst: A Pediatric Case Report.

Iran J Parasitol 2021 Jan-Mar;16(1):164-167

Department of General Surgery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

Hydatid disease is a parasitic infection caused by with worldwide distribution. The most affected organs are liver and lungs, but it can be detected in any other organs as well. We reported a 5-yr-old boy from Shiraz, southern Iran in 2017 who presented with abdominal discomfort. Read More

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Percutaneous Treatment of Bone Hydatid Cyst.

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2021 Jul 15;44(7):1131-1134. Epub 2021 Mar 15.

Department of Radiology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, 06100, Ankara, Turkey.

Cystic echinococcosis (CE) may be encountered in almost every site of the body, but bone involvement is relatively rare. The vertebral column and pelvis are the most affected areas. The combined medical and surgical approach is the main treatment option in current literature. Read More

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Robot-Assisted Nephron-Sparing Surgery of Renal Hydatid in Pregnancy: A Predicament in Management.

J Endourol Case Rep 2020 29;6(4):479-482. Epub 2020 Dec 29.

Department of Urology, AIIMS, Rishikesh, India.

Hydatid disease is a parasitic zoonosis caused by . Dog and other carnivores are the definitive hosts, which harbor adult worm. Humans are the accidental and dead-end hosts that acquire the infection by ingestion of eggs released from the intestinal tract of these carnivores, mainly dogs. Read More

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December 2020

A Rare Case of Renal Pelvic Hydatid Cyst Masquerading as Renal Calculi.

J Endourol Case Rep 2020 29;6(4):421-424. Epub 2020 Dec 29.

Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhopal, India.

Hydatid disease of urinary tract is most common in the kidney. In kidney, hydatid cysts are most commonly found in the renal parenchyma. Isolated hydatid cysts in the renal pelvis are extremely rare with only three cases reported in the literature. Read More

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December 2020

[Simultaneous combined radical surgery for hepatic and renal alveolar echinococcosis: an analysis of 10 clinical cases].

Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi 2021 Jan;59(1):59-65

Department of Hepatobiallary and Hydatid Diseases, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Clinical Research Center for Echinococcosis and Hepatobiliary Diseases, Digestive and Vascular Surgery Center, First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi 830054, China.

To examine the feasibility, safety and efficacy of simultaneous combined radical surgery for hepatic and renal alveolar echinococcosis (AE). Clinical dates of consecutive 10 hepatic and renal AE patients who accepted surgical treatment in the First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University during April 2013 to September 2019 were analyzed retrospectively. There were 8 males and 2 females, aged (42. Read More

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January 2021

Isolated renal hydatid cyst: A rare case report.

Urol Case Rep 2021 Mar 7;35:101525. Epub 2020 Dec 7.

Department of Urology and Kidney Transplant Surgery, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Institute of Medicine, Maharajgung, Kathmandu, 44600, Nepal.

Hydatid disease in developing countries like Nepal is not uncommon but isolated renal involvement without liver and lung hydatid is rarely described in literature. It may create diagnostic dilemma at times. We describe a 22-year-old female with isolated renal hydatid disease managed with nephron sparing surgery (NSS). Read More

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The epidemiology and medical care costs of in Jahrom, southern Iran from 2007 to 2017.

Infect Ecol Epidemiol 2020 Sep 24;10(1):1821503. Epub 2020 Sep 24.

Department of Medical Parasitology, School of Medicine, Jahrom University of Medical Sciences, Jahrom, Iran.

 Echinococcus granulosus is a rare parasitic infection causing Cystic Echinococcosis, which can be dangerous due to involving the body. This parasitic infection is a significant health problem in Iran. However, little is known about this disease, specifically in Jahrom city; thus, we aimed to investigate the epidemiology and the economic impact of the illness. Read More

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September 2020

Medical treatment for an isolated renal multilocular hydatid cyst in an elderly: a case report.

BMC Nephrol 2020 10 8;21(1):428. Epub 2020 Oct 8.

Sina hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Background: Almost all cases of renal hydatid cysts need surgical intervention for treatment. We report a case of isolated renal hydatid cyst treated successfully only with medical therapy.

Case Presentation: This case is a 79-year-old veterinarian presented with right flank pain, hydatiduria and positive echinococcus granulosus serology. Read More

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October 2020

Primary hydatid cyst looked like renal cell carcinoma: case report.

J Surg Case Rep 2020 Sep 5;2020(9):rjaa231. Epub 2020 Sep 5.

Department of Urology, Mohammed VI University Medical Center, Mohammed the First University Oujda, Morocco.

Renal hydatid cyst is a rare disease comprising of about 2-3% of all locations. We present a case of renal hydatid disease in a 48-year-old female patient who presented with a history of left flank pain without fever or hematuria. Ultrasonography and computed tomography showed a 3-cm cystic lesion Bosniak IV occupying the mid-zone of the left kidney diagnosed as renal malignancy. Read More

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September 2020

Cystic low-grade collecting duct renal carcinoma with liver compression - A challenging diagnosis and therapy: A case report.

World J Gastrointest Surg 2020 Jun;12(6):298-306

Department of Surgery, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology, Targu Mures 540139, Romania.

Background: A collecting duct carcinoma is a very rare, malignant renal epithelial tumor. Distant metastases are present in one third of cases at the time of diagnosis. It is known to have a poor prognosis. Read More

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Hydatid cyst of kidney in a 60-year-old female: A rare case report.

Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2020 Jul-Sep;63(3):499-500

Department of Pathology, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University, Puducherry, India.

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Giant pancreatic mucinous cystadenoma masquerading as renal hydatid disease.

Urol Ann 2020 Apr-Jun;12(2):184-186. Epub 2020 Apr 14.

Department of Urology, MIOT International, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Mucinous cystic neoplasms of the pancreas are the most common pancreatic cystic neoplasms. A 54-year-old female presented with an abdominal mass and was diagnosed to have a multilocular hydatid cyst from the left kidney by imaging. During surgery, a large thick-walled cyst with multiple loculi was seen arising from the upper pole of the left kidney and adherent to the distal pancreas and splenic vessels. Read More

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Giant hydatid cyst of the right kidney discovered in a subicterus table.

Urol Case Rep 2020 Sep 19;32:101210. Epub 2020 Apr 19.

Department of Urology, Mohammed IV University Medical Center, Mohammed the First University Oujda, Morocco.

Hydatidosis is a rare parasitic disease that is endemic in many countries of the Mediterranean basin. Among unusual localizations, renal involvement is rarer (2-3% of visceral forms) than splenic and soft tissue localizations but more frequent than cardiac, bony or cerebral localizations. Read More

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September 2020

Unilocular huge renal hydatid cyst mimicking simple cyst: A rare case report.

Urol Case Rep 2020 Jul 2;31:101165. Epub 2020 Apr 2.

Urology Department, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Hydatid cyst is commonly involve the liver and lung, but involvement of the kidney is very rare. We present a case of a young female presented to our institute with right abdominal mass, diagnosed as query liver hydated cyst with right renal simple cyst. Unfortunately, during deroofing of the simple renal cyst, there was a spillage inside the abdomen, hydated cyst was suspected and underwent removal of liver and kidney cysts. Read More

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Successful Surgical Treatment of a Brain Stem Hydatid Cyst in a Child.

Case Rep Surg 2020 23;2020:5645812. Epub 2020 Jan 23.

Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Damascus University, Damascus, Syria.

Hydatid disease is a parasitic infestation, which is endemic in the Mediterranean region. It is often located in the liver and the lungs, whereas brain stem hydatid cysts are extremely rare. We report a case of a five-year-old female who presented with hemiparesis, and after investigations, she was diagnosed with a hydatid cyst in the pons. Read More

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January 2020

Multiple Hepatic and Renal Hydatid Cysts Managed with Laparoscopic Surgery.

Case Rep Surg 2019 16;2019:6969232. Epub 2019 Dec 16.

Department of General Surgery, Al-Assad University Hospital, Damascus, Syria.

Cystic echinococcosis is a parasitic disease caused by The liver and lungs are the most commonly infected organs. We present the first-of-a-kind case of laparoscopic excision of 8 hydatid cysts, of which seven were in the liver and one was in the kidney of a 40-year-old patient. The patient presented with fatigue and fever and a one-year history of vague abdominal pain. Read More

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December 2019

Treatment of Hepatic Cystic Echinococcosis Patients with Clear Cell Renal Carcinoma: A Case Report.

Open Life Sci 2019 Jan 31;14:647-650. Epub 2019 Dec 31.

School of Public Health, Xinjiang Medical University, No. 1, Xinjiang China.

Human cystic echinococcosis is a zoonosis caused by the larval cestode . Clear cell renal carcinoma is the most common pathological type of renal cell carcinoma. Echinococcosis complicated with carcinoma is rarely reported. Read More

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January 2019

The Maverick Disease: Cystic Echinococcosis in Unusual Locations: A Ten Year Experience from an Endemic Region.

Cureus 2019 Oct 18;11(10):e5939. Epub 2019 Oct 18.

Internal Medicine: Pulmonology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, PAK.

Background Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a neglected tropical disease which affects more than 1 million people globally, causing a loss of 1-3 million disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) and a financial burden of US$ 3 billion annually.The two most commonly involved organs are the liver and the lungs with involvement in 75% and 5 -15% of cases respectively. The rest of the body can be involved in up to 10% of cases. Read More

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October 2019

Cystic echinococcosis: Development of an intermediate host rabbit model for using in vaccination studies.

Exp Parasitol 2020 Jan 11;208:107800. Epub 2019 Nov 11.

Chair Vaccines Research of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Science, Zoology Department, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Electronic address:

The aims of this study were an establishment of the domestic rabbit as an intermediate host for cystic echinococcosis (CE) and to evaluate the potency of the crude germinal layer and the protoscoleces antigens to protect against the CE. Firstly; Two groups of white Newzeland rabbits were infected orally either by 5000 active oncospheres or viable protoscoleces separately. After 20 weeks, the slaughtered rabbits showed the presence of hydatid cysts at different internal organs. Read More

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January 2020

A case of an isolated hydatid cyst in the right kidney.

Urol Case Rep 2020 Jan 15;28:101047. Epub 2019 Oct 15.

Urology Department, Academic Hospital Habib Bourguiba, Sfax, Tunisia.

Isolated renal hydatid cyst is rare. Preoperative diagnosis may be difficult because clinical, biochemical and radiologic findings can not eliminate the diagnosis of renal cancer in its cystic form. Open surgery is traditionally the gold standard. Read More

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January 2020

[Hydatid cyst mimicking kidney cancer].

Pan Afr Med J 2019 15;33:206. Epub 2019 Jul 15.

Service d'Urologie, Centre Hospitalier Gaston Ramon, Sens, France.

Hydatid cyst of the kidney is a rare condition caused by visceral hydatidoses, accounting for 2-4% of all disease locations. It is due to the larval stage of taenia of dogs, the echinococcus granulosus, which is a real public health problem in some of the Mediterranean countries. Pseudo-tumoral type IV hydatid cyst mainly poses diagnostic problems because it can mimick a neoplasm. Read More

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November 2019

Cyst Viability and Economic Significance of Hydatidosis in Southern Ethiopia.

J Parasitol Res 2019 1;2019:2038628. Epub 2019 Aug 1.

Aksum University, Shire Campus, College of Agriculture, Department of Animal Science, P.O. Box 314, Shire, Ethiopia.

Hydatidosis is cystic parasitosis caused by a larval stage of with immense economic and public health significance. A cross-sectional study was conducted from November 2016 to April 2017 in the city municipal abattoir of Southern Ethiopia with the aim of determining prevalence and cyst fertility and estimating financial losses associated with organ condemnation. The visceral organs of about 400 cattle were examined for hydatid cysts after slaughter. Read More

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Isolated Renal Hydatid Cyst Masquerading as Cystic Renal Tumor.

Urology 2019 Nov 24;133:e11-e12. Epub 2019 Jul 24.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. India. Electronic address:

Hydatid disease or echinococcosis is a zoonotic disease caused by cestode Echinococcus granulosus. In humans, isolated renal involvement or primary renal hydatid cyst of the kidney is rare and accounts for about 1%-5% of all the cases of hydatid cyst. Isolated renal hydatid cyst can mimic cystic renal tumor both clinically and radiologically. Read More

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November 2019

Genotyping and phylogenetic analysis of unusually located hydatid cysts isolated from humans in north-east Iran.

J Helminthol 2019 Jul 23;94:e64. Epub 2019 Jul 23.

Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran.

Despite several studies conducted to determine the genotypes of cystic echinococcosis (CE) agents in humans and other intermediate hosts, the relationship between parasite genotype and clinical presentation of hydatidosis is yet to be well defined. The aim of this study was to compare the genotypes/haplotypes of CE agents of human extra-hepatopulmonary hydatid cysts and common hydatid cysts of the liver. A comparative analysis was carried out between partial cox1 sequences of ten extra-hepatopulmonary hydatid cysts, two liver cysts and reliable sequences from the GenBank database. Read More

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Abdominal Hydatidosis: Unusual and Usual Locations in a North Indian Population.

Cureus 2019 Apr 3;11(4):e4380. Epub 2019 Apr 3.

Radiology, Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, Lucknow, IND.

Objective The objective of this study was to assess various locations in the abdomen wherein hydatid cysts can occur in an Indian population. Materials and methods A retrospective study was conducted on 38 patients of 20-55 years of age in an Indian population, who were diagnosed with hydatidosis on ultrasound and computed tomography. The measurement and location of the cysts were taken by the double operator method. Read More

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Case Report: Isolated Renal Hydatid Cyst in a Boy

Turkiye Parazitol Derg 2019 Jun;43(2):89-91

İzmir Katip Çelebi Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Çocuk Cerrahisi Anabilim Dalı, İzmir, Türkiye

Hydatic cyst is a crucial and prevalent parasitic disease in the developing countries in the Mediterranean region. Its diagnosis is sometimes problematic because of non-specific complaints and unavailability of any positive results in a routine laboratory analysis. Isolated renal hydatid cysts are very rare. Read More

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Multivesicular hydatid cyst of the kidney.

Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 2019 Apr 11;52:e20180374. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran.

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