TITLE

RADIOLOGICAL CASE OF THE MONTH

AUTHOR(S)
Etlik, Omer
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Applied Radiology;Jan2007, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a case study involving a 15-year-old girl suffering from hepatic infestation of Echinococcus alveolaris. The girl was admitted to the hospital with right upper-quadrant pain and abdominal swelling. A brief description of the infestation of Echinococcus alveolaris is provided. Such infestation should not be disregarded in the differential diagnosis of focal hepatic lesions showing contrast enhancement.
ACCESSION #
23781184

 

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