Etlik, Omer
January 2007
Applied Radiology;Jan2007, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p36
Academic Journal
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.


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