Pulmonary hydatid disease is difficult recognized in children


Cevik M. , Boleken M. E. , kurkcuoglu I. C. , Eser I., Dorterler M. E.

PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, vol.30, no.7, pp.737-741, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00383-014-3514-x
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.737-741

Abstract

Pulmonary hydatid disease is a significant health problem for children in endemic areas. Pulmonary hydatid disease is more frequent than hepatic hydatid disease in children. The aim of this study was to evaluate the characteristics of pulmonary hydatid disease for children in our province which is endemic for echinococcosis.