Long-Term Follow-Up of the Percutaneous Treatment of Hydatid Cyst in the Adrenal Gland: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

AKHAN O., Canyigit M., Kaya D., Koksal A., Akgoz A., Yucesoy C., ...More

CARDIOVASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, vol.34, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Although the most involved organs are liver and lung, hydatid cysts occur in adrenal glands, rarely, and constitute only 0.5% of hydatid cysts. Herein, we demonstrate and discuss, for the first time in the literature to the best of our knowledge, the radiological features of adrenal hydatid disease and evaluate the long-term results (57 months of follow-up) of the percutaneous treatment of hydatid cyst in the adrenal gland in a patient.