Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Imaging Findings of an Unusually Located Hydatid Cyst Presented as a Sacrococcygeal Mass

Guliz Yilmaz 1 , * and Suha Halil Akpinar 1
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1 Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Near East University, Nicosia, Turkey
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: April 01, 2015, 12 (2); e20228
  • Published Online: April 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 14, 2014
  • Revised: July 20, 2014
  • Accepted: September 14, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.20228

To Cite: Yilmaz G, Halil Akpinar S. Imaging Findings of an Unusually Located Hydatid Cyst Presented as a Sacrococcygeal Mass, Iran J Radiol. 2015 ; 12(2):e20228. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.20228.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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