Left ventricular hydatid cyst presenting with acute ischemic stroke: Case report


ACARTURK E., OZEREN A., KOC M., YALINIZ H. , Bicakci S. , DEMIR M.

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, cilt.17, ss.1009-1010, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.echo.2004.04.031
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1009-1010

Özet

Cardiac hydatid cysts are rarely seen. The presentation of an acute stroke secondary to embolization from a cardiac hydatid cyst is also rare. We report a young boy with left ventricular hydatid cyst who presented with acute ischemic stroke.