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hydatid

[′hīd·ə·dəd]
(medicine)
A cyst formed in tissues due to growth of the larval stage of Echinococcus granulosus.
A cystic remnant of an embryonal structure.
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Minimal change glomerulonephritis associated with hydatid disease.
Reversible nephrotic syndrome due to mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis secondary to hepatic hydatid disease.
Calcification occurs in <1% of the brain hydatid cysts.
Though rare, hydatid cyst is an important differential diagnosis of cystic, intracranial-space-occupying lesions and is potentially curable.
Quistes hidaticos multiloculares o alveolares [Multilocular or alveolar hydatid cysts].
Intermediate form between hydatid echinococcosis and alveolar echinococcosis].
solium cysticercosis did not affect hydatid serologic assay results.
Previous studies using the same IBCF testing found that the frequency of seropositivity was 57% (12) and 53% (14) for liver hydatid cysts (ultrasonography), and 13% for lung cysts (11), similar to what we found in this study.