CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 28-30

Hydatid disease involving pectoralis minor muscle alone


Department of General Surgery, Government Medical College, Rajindra Hospital Patiala, Patiala, Punjab, India

Correspondence Address:
Bhupinder Singla
Department of General Surgery, Government Medical College, Rajindra Hospital Patiala, Punjab-147 001
India
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DOI: 10.4103/1116-5898.134537

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Hydatid cysts are rarely found in muscles. Reports have shown the presence of hydatid cysts in the pectoralis major muscle alone or together with the pectoralis minor muscle. Herein, we present a rare case of a hydatid cyst found in the pectoralis minor muscle alone without the involvement of the pectoralis major or any other muscle or organ.


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