Primary multiple calvarial hydatid cysts--a rare occurrence.

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Department of Neurosurgery, LTMMC & LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai, India.

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Name: Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
ISSN: 1468-330X


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