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Year : 2012  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 58-60

Left renal hydatid cyst presenting as hematuria and macroscopic hydatiduria since last ten years


J.N. Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Pankaj Gharde
J.N. Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, Maharashtra - 442 004
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2229-5070.97242

PMID: 23508941

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Renal hydatidosis represents only 2-3% of hydatid disease. It is endemic in parts of eastern Europe, middle East, south America, Australia, New Zealand, Alaska, and Canada. Cystic rupture into the collecting system causes hydaturia; isolated renal involvement is even rarer. Here we report a case of left renal hydatid cyst in a 40 year old man presenting as hematuria and macroscopic hydaturia since last ten years. The patient underwent exploratory laparotomy and recovered.


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