A Rare Case of Isolated Cystic Hydatid of Thyroid Gland

EKEN H., IŞIK A., Balci G., FIRAT D., ÇİMEN O., Soyturk M.

MEDICINE, vol.95, no.10, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 95 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/md.0000000000002929
  • Journal Name: MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Erzincan Binali Yildirim University Affiliated: Yes


Hydatid cysts are most frequently localized within the liver and lungs, although they can also be found in highly vascularized tissues such as the brain, muscle, heart, pancreas, adrenal, and thyroid glands.