Intramedullary hydatid cyst of the cervical spine.
作者: Senol M GGüney MehmetTekeli HKendirli M TKendirli HakanTansel MustafaKaya STurhan VVedat TurhanSonmez GGüner SonmezSaracoglu M
作者单位: 1GATA, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
刊名: Indian journal of medical microbiology, 2012, Vol.30 (4), pp.480-1
来源数据库: PubMed Journal
DOI: 10.4103/0255-0857.103780
原始语种摘要: Hydatid disease (Echinococcosis) is a common parasitic infection caused by Echinococcus granulosus mainly in sheep-raising areas of the world. Liver, lungs and brain are the predominantly involved organs. However, 0.5-1% of the hydatid disease involves the spine and in 90% of the cases it is confined to the bone and the epidural space. Although intramedullary involvement is extremely rare, in this report, we present a 55-year-old female patient who was diagnosed with a cervical intramedullary hydatid cyst during magnetic resonance imaging of the cervical vertebrae. Accordingly, we imply that particularly in endemic areas, hydatid cyst disease should be kept in mind for the differential diagnosis of spinal mass lesions.
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影响因子:0.907 (2012)

  •  硬膜外的
  • 提高 女性的
  • hydatid 
  • cervical 颈的
  • spine 火山碑
  • intramedullary 髓内的
  • epidural 硬膜外的
  • vertebrae 硬膜外的
  • resonance 共振
  • female 女性的
  • raising 女性的
  • spinal 脊柱的