Twenty Years After Hydatid Cyst Operation
This is an interesting case of multiple echo abnormalities in a 55 years old woman. It illustrates RHD and a ruptured hydatid cyst hollowed on the right side of the inter-ventricular septum.
KeywordsHydatid cyst Echinococcosis heart involvement Dyspnea TTE
Para sternal view shows connection between septum and RV (AVI 632 kb)
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