SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Lung Pathology I
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Hydatid cyst of the lung is caused by larval cysts of the adult Echinococcus tapeworm. Complicated pulmonary hydatid cyst can present as a cavitary lung lesion. We report a case of primary pulmonary echinococcosis initially evaluated as lung abscess.