Volume 18, Issue 4 (March 1994)                   Research in Medicine 1994, 18(4): 63-68 | Back to browse issues page

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Shaheed Bebeshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services,Iran.
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This paper speaks about a 63 year old woman with chronic non-specific pain in superior abdominal region and progressive cachexia. Clinical and paraclinical investigations revealed a large non­homogen mass of right liver lobe. After surgical approach 90% of right liver lobe was involved by a solid mass with necrotic areas. Microscopic evaluation disclosed a chronic granulomatous inflammation with a lot of microcystic spaces filled by homogenous eosinophilic substances. Above findings accomodate with multilocular echinococcosis which is a rare type of hydatidosis in the world.
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Type of Study: Original | Subject: Interdisciplinary (Educational Management, Educational research, Statistics, Medical education
Received: 2020/03/2 | Accepted: 2020/03/2 | Published: 2020/03/2

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