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Pediatric Nephrology

, 24:1251 | Cite as

Hydatid disease: a cause of renal cystic masses in children

  • Farideh Hallaji
  • Peyman Varedi
  • Simin Mahmoodi
  • Shima Ghafourian Noroozi
  • Hassan Mostafavi
  • Seyed Reza Saadat Mostafavi
  • Kambiz Mahdian Jouibari
Letter to the Editors

Keywords

Hydatid Cyst Renal Mass Hydatid Disease Cystic Mass Echinococcus 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© IPNA 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Farideh Hallaji
    • 1
  • Peyman Varedi
    • 1
  • Simin Mahmoodi
    • 2
  • Shima Ghafourian Noroozi
    • 1
  • Hassan Mostafavi
    • 1
  • Seyed Reza Saadat Mostafavi
    • 1
  • Kambiz Mahdian Jouibari
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Ali-Asghar Pediatric Hospital, School of MedicineIran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Dentistry, Faculty of DentistryTehran Islamic Azad UniversityTehranIran

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