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Hydatid Cyst of the Psoas: A Rare Location

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Hydatid cyst of the psoas is rare even in countries endemic to hydatidosis. We hereby report a case of hydatid cyst of the psoas in a 69 years old patient with a history of hypertension and had received left nephrectomy due to a renal abscess 2 years prior to his admission.


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Ossibi, P. , Yazough, I. , Abdul-Razak, S. , Oudou, A. , Majdoub, K. , Toughrai, I. , Laalim, S. and Mazaz, K. (2015) Hydatid Cyst of the Psoas: A Rare Location. Surgical Science, 6, 123-125. doi: 10.4236/ss.2015.63019.


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