ISSN 1301 - 0883 / E-ISSN 1309 - 3886
 
 








 
 
Search





A rarely seen mass in atrioventricular sulcus: Cardiac hydatid cyst [Eastern J Med]
Eastern J Med. 2020; 25(1): 170-172 | DOI: 10.5505/ejm.2020.98215  

A rarely seen mass in atrioventricular sulcus: Cardiac hydatid cyst

Sadık Volkan Emren1, Selcen Yakar Tülüce2, Sedat Altay3, Aykan Çelik1, Ersin Çağrı Şimşek4
1Department Of Cardiology, Katip Çelebi University, İzmir, Turkey
2Department of Cardiology, Atatürk Research and Education Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
3Department of Radiology,Atatürk Research and Education Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
4Department Of Cardiology, Tepecik Traning adn Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey

Cardiac hydatid cyst is a rare manifestation of Echinococcus infestation. It is mainly located in left ventricle followed by right ventricle, left atrium, pericardium, pulmonary artery in case of heart involvement. Herein we report a hydatid cyst in atrioventricular sulcus which is an unusual and rare location for cardiac hydatid cyst as demonstrated by three dimensional transthoracic and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.

Keywords: Cyst Hydatid, atrioventricular sulcus, cardiac mass, echocardiography, magnetic resonance imaging


Sadık Volkan Emren, Selcen Yakar Tülüce, Sedat Altay, Aykan Çelik, Ersin Çağrı Şimşek. A rarely seen mass in atrioventricular sulcus: Cardiac hydatid cyst. Eastern J Med. 2020; 25(1): 170-172

Corresponding Author: Sadık Volkan Emren, Türkiye


TOOLS
Full Text PDF
Print
Download citation
RIS
EndNote
BibTex
Medlars
Procite
Reference Manager
Share with email
Share
Send email to author

Similar articles
PubMed
Google Scholar




 
Copyright © 2020 Eastern Journal of Medicine. All Rights Reserved.
Home        |        Contact
LookUs & OnlineMakale