Cardiac hydatidosis : A rare infection of the heart with hydatid cyst of Echinococcus granulosus can produced anaemia

  • Amal Kh. Khalaf Department of microbiology - College of medicine - University of Thi-qar
Keywords: hydatid cyst , Cardiac hydatidosis, E. granulosus.

Abstract

Rarely , heart was infected with hydatid cyst of E. granulosus , where the current study were recorded only one infection of heart with hydatid cyst among 225 male of mice experimentally infected with hydatid cyst leading to produced anaemia. Histological examination of hydatid cyst components was explained presence of three layers include fibrous layer, laminated layer, and germinal layer or endocyst. So there is a granulomatous fibrous tissue in the pericardium.

Published
2019-07-05
How to Cite
Khalaf, A. K. (2019). Cardiac hydatidosis : A rare infection of the heart with hydatid cyst of Echinococcus granulosus can produced anaemia. University of Thi-Qar Journal of Science, 4(3), 44-47. Retrieved from https://jsci.utq.edu.iq/index.php/main/article/view/630
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