15- PANCEREATIC HYDATID AS A CAUSE OF EPIGASTRIC MASS, A CASE REPORT.....
Basrah Journal of Surgery,
2008, Volume 14, Issue 2, Pages 0-0
AbstractPrimary hydatid cyst in the corpus of pancreas is a rare. A woman of 35 Years old came with a
two-month history of epigastric Pain, occasional vomiting and an epigastric mass. On Physical
examination the vital sign were normal. The only Positive sign besides ahard epigastric mass
was mild tenderness. Ultrasonography and CT Showed a cyst at the Corpus of the Pancreas
4X5cm Diameter. The Patient under went midline laparotomy and an isolated hydatid cyst of the
Pancreas was found. This is a rare manifestation of this disease.
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