Treatment of spontaneous rupture of lung hydatid cysts into a bronchus in children


Aydogdu B., Sander S., Demirali O., Guvenc U., Besik C., Kuzdan C., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.50, no.9, pp.1481-1483, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2015.01.010
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1481-1483

Abstract

Purpose: While several publications have reported the treatment of ruptured lung hydatid cysts (HC) in adults, there is limited information on the treatment of children. This study summarizes the treatment approach and outcomes of 11 children with spontaneous rupture of lung HCs into a bronchus.