Hydatid disease: a rare cause of pelvic pain (2008 : 5b)

Demir M. K. , Heybeli N., Atay T., Oezdemir H.

EUROPEAN RADIOLOGY, vol.18, no.8, pp.1757-1759, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00330-008-0917-x
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1757-1759


We describe a case of hydatid disease as a rare cause of pelvic pain. Although the involvement of pelvic bones makes diagnosis challenging, characteristic imaging findings of the cysts in the other tissues highly suggest the diagnosis of hydatid disease.