Retrospective analysis of echinococcosis in an endemic region of Turkey, a review of 193 cases.

Gulsun S., Cakabay B., Nail Kandemır M., Aslan S., Atalay B. , Sogutcu N., ...Daha Fazla

Iranian journal of parasitology, cilt.5, ss.20-6, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: Iranian journal of parasitology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.20-6


Background: The hydatidosis is endemic in our region. Some of the recent studies revealed that hydatid cyst prevalence is decreasing gradually in Turkey. The aim of this study was to investigate the actual prevalence of hydatidosis in an endemic region of Turkey, and to share our experiences in the medical and surgical management of hydatidosis.