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Isolated cystic renal echinococcosis: a rare case report
International Surgery Journal
Hydatid cyst of the kidney is one of the rare condition caused by the larval stage of Echinococcus granulosus. The incidence of renal involvement is about 2% of all hydatid disease in humans and isolated renal involvement is extremely rare. Hydatid disease is frequent in endemic regions and sheep farming areas. Here, a case of 21 year old female with isolated primary hydatid cyst of the kidney is presented, that was evaluated clinically and investigated by x-ray, abdominal ultrasonography,doi:10.18203/2349-2902.isj20162760 fatcat:clu4uk77jrfa3dreoepfaigcma