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Giant uterine cyst hydatid: A case report

Abdullah Güneş, Ertuğrul Karğı, Tuna Barış Budak, Zafer Utkan.

A 68-years old woman presented with abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting. On physical examination, a palpable abdominal mass was detected in the lower abdominal region. Computed tomography revealed two separate hydatid cyst lesions in the liver in addition a giant uterine cyst. Cystotomy, external drainage and subtotal hysterectomy was performed. Pathologic examination confirmed the uterine hydatid cyst disease. In this case report, a uterine hydatid cyst disease which is rarely encountered in gynecologic practice was presented.

Key words: Hydatid Cyst, Extrahepatic involvement, Uterus

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