AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, vol.45, no.2, pp.182-189, 1991 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE
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The charts of 39 consecutive patients who underwent surgery between 1979 and 1989 with a diagnosis of alveolar hydatid disease (AHD) of the liver were reviewed. The analysis of these cases from eastern Anatolia, which is the endemic region in Turkey, was undertaken to determine the current experience for AHD lesions.