Isolated Cardiac Hydatidosis with Rare Involvement of Inter-Ventricular Septum


Isolated Cardiac hydatidosis is a rare occurrence [1]. Involvement of left ventricle is more common followed by right ventricle, interventricular septum, left atrium, right atrium and interatrial septum. Here, we present a case report of 26-year-old male patient who was suspected to have left ventricle cystic lesion on 2D-Echocardiography which was confirmed to be Hydatid cyst situated in inter-ventricular septum on Magnetic resonance imaging which is itself a rare phenomenon.

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Taori, K. , Patil, A. , Garg, L. , Jain, M. , Rathod, J. , Tembhare, P. , Disawal, A. , Parate, R. and Chhadi, S. (2014) Isolated Cardiac Hydatidosis with Rare Involvement of Inter-Ventricular Septum. Open Access Library Journal, 1, 1-5. doi: 10.4236/oalib.1100737.

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