Lisa L. Dever, MD


Disseminated Echinococcosis Involving the Pulmonary Artery

June 03, 2009

Disseminated echinococcal disease can present complex management issues that require a multidisciplinary approach to care. We describe a patient with hydatid disease who had multiple cysts in the liver, lungs, and pulmonary artery that were caused by Echinococcus granulosus infection.