Hydatid cyst of the seminal vesicle
Article first published online: 4 APR 2006
International Journal of Urology
Volume 13, Issue 3, pages 308–310, March 2006
How to Cite
PAPATHANASIOU, A., VOULGARIS, S., SALPIGGIDIS, G., CHARALABOUS, S., FATLES, G. and ROMBIS, V. (2006), Hydatid cyst of the seminal vesicle. International Journal of Urology, 13: 308–310. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-2042.2006.01288.x
- Issue published online: 4 APR 2006
- Article first published online: 4 APR 2006
- Received 26 October 2004; accepted 11 May 2005.
- hydatid cyst;
- seminal vesicle
Abstract We present a rare case of a hydatid cyst involving the seminal vesicle of a 48-year-old man. Urinary retention was the initial symptom. Both imaging and clinical evaluation revealed a substantial retrovesical cystic mass. The histopathological report was ‘hydatid cyst of the seminal vesicle’.