PELVIC HYDATID CYST WITH MASSIVE BILATERAL HYDRONEPHROSIS AND HYDROURETERS: AN UNUSUAL PRESENTATION

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Mumtaz Khan
Irum Sabir Ali

Abstract

An unusual case of Hydatid cyst in pelvis is presented here. This patient presented with symptoms of bladder outlet obstruction (BOO). The cystic mass pressing against the neck of urinary bladder had caused bilateral hydronephrosis and hydroureters (HN/HU). Patient got better and had complete relief off symptoms after cyst was removed.

Keywords: Hydatid Cyst, Bladder Outlet Obstruction, Bilateral Hydroureters.

This article may be cited as: Khan M, Ali IS. Pelvic hydatid cyst with massive bilateral hydronephrosis and hydroureters: An unusual presentation. KUST Med J 2009;1 (2): 69-70

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Khan, M., and I. Ali. “PELVIC HYDATID CYST WITH MASSIVE BILATERAL HYDRONEPHROSIS AND HYDROURETERS: AN UNUSUAL PRESENTATION”. KHYBER MEDICAL UNIVERSITY JOURNAL, Vol. 1, no. 2, Jan. 2010, pp. 69-70, https://www.kmuj.kmu.edu.pk/article/view/4417.
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Author Biographies

Mumtaz Khan, PGMI LRH

Associate Professor

Department of Surgery, Postgraduate Medical Institute,

Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar

Irum Sabir Ali, PGMI LRH

TMO, Department of Surgery, Postgraduate Medical Institute,

Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar NWFP Pakistan