The sudden death of a 6.6 year old girl due to anaphylactic shock caused by nonruptured echinococcal cysts of the left ventricle and the liver

Begic, Hidajeta; Mustedanagic-Mujanovic, Jasminka; Cicku�ic, Elmir; Tahirovic, Husref
May 2012
Acta Medica Academica;2012, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p192
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 6.6 year old girl who died due to anaphylactic shock caused by nonruptured echinococcal cysts of the left ventricle and the liver.


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