Primary multiple calvarial hydatid cysts--a rare occurrence.
Summary of "Primary multiple calvarial hydatid cysts--a rare occurrence."
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Department of Neurosurgery, LTMMC & LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai, India.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20826871
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jnnp.2010.214353
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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
A species of hydatid tapeworm (class CESTODA) in the family Taeniidae, whose adult form infects the DIGESTIVE TRACT of DOGS, other canines, and CATS. The larval form infects SHEEP; PIGS; HORSES; and may infect humans, where it migrates to various organs and forms permanent HYDATID CYSTS.
Cysts found in the jaws and arising from epithelium involved in tooth formation. They include follicular cysts (e.g., primordial cyst, dentigerous cyst, multilocular cyst), lateral periodontal cysts, and radicular cysts. They may become keratinized (odontogenic keratocysts). Follicular cysts may give rise to ameloblastomas and, in rare cases, undergo malignant transformation.
A vascular disease of the LIVER characterized by the occurrence of multiple blood-filled CYSTS or cavities. The cysts are lined with ENDOTHELIAL CELLS; the cavities lined with hepatic parenchymal cells (HEPATOCYTES). Peliosis hepatis has been associated with use of anabolic steroids (ANABOLIC AGENTS) and certain drugs.
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