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Revista chilena de cirugía

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TAPIA E, OSCAR; PINEDA N, VIVIANA  and  ROA S, JUAN CARLOS. Breast hydatidosis: Report of one case. Rev Chil Cir [online]. 2010, vol.62, n.5, pp.516-519. ISSN 0718-4026.

We report a 27 years old female consulting for a left breast nodule. Mammography and breast ultrasound showed a nodule with anechoic content. Afine needle aspiration obtained a crystalline fluid. The nodule was excised and the pathological diagnosis of the surgical piece showed a hydatid cyst.

Keywords : Echinococcosis; hydatidosis; hydatidosis breast.

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