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Relapsing hydatid disease involving the vertebral body and paravertebral soft tissues

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Correspondence:Muzaffer Basak, Konaklar Mah. Sebboy Sok,
Petekler Sitesi H, Blok D:17,
TR-80620 Yenilevent, Istanbul, Turkey.
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Abstract

Hydatid disease involving the vertebral body and paravertebral soft tissues is rare even in rural areas where echinococcosis is endemic. We report a case with hydatid disease in the T11–L1 vertebral bodies and involvement in bilateral psoas muscles.

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