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06 March 2023: Articles

Giant Hydatid Cyst with Diaphragmatic, Pericardial, and Hepatic Involvement: Use of Extracorporeal Circulation for Major Liver Resection: A Case Report and Literature Review

Challenging differential diagnosis, Unusual or unexpected effect of treatment, Rare disease

Valentina Galvis A* , Carlos Eduardo Rey Chaves A , Danny Conde A , Mauricio Peláez A , Juan Carlos Sabogal Olarte A

DOI: 10.12659/AJCR.938601

Am J Case Rep 2023; 24:e938601

Figure 5. Joint resection of diaphragm and pulmonary segment. After identifying the extension of the lung lesion, a non-anatomic dissection of the right lower lobe was performed, which included the cystic lesion. After that, the visualization of the diaphragm showed multiple cyst seeding; therefor, a partial portion of the diaphragm was dissected and posteriorly resected with joint extraction of the pulmonary segment.

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American Journal of Case Reports eISSN: 1941-5923
American Journal of Case Reports eISSN: 1941-5923