Coexistence of aspergilloma and pulmonary hydatid cyst in an immunocompetent individual
Publication date: Available online 16 May 2017
Source:Journal de Mycologie Médicale / Journal of Medical Mycology
Author(s): F. Aala, H. Badali, S. Hashemi Fesharaki, M. Boroumand, M. Sotoudeh Anvari, H. Davari, S. Agha Kuchak Afshari, S. Khodavaisy
Echinococcosis is a zoonotic disease caused by Echinococcus granulosus sensu lato. The liver and lungs are the most commonly sites of infections, but involvements of other organs were also observed. Recently, the coinfection of pulmonary hydatid cyst with aspergilloma has been reported in the literature. Herein, we report a successful treatment...