Syncope in a patient with a large left ventricular hydatid cyst: an unusual presentation

Int J Cardiol. 2014 Apr 1;172(3):e385-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.12.283. Epub 2014 Jan 10.
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Keywords: Echinococcosis; Left ventricular hydatid cyst; Syncope.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Animals
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Echinococcosis / complications*
  • Echinococcosis / diagnosis
  • Echinococcosis / surgery
  • Echinococcus granulosus / isolation & purification
  • Echocardiography, Transesophageal
  • Female
  • Heart Ventricles / parasitology*
  • Heart Ventricles / surgery
  • Humans
  • Syncope / diagnosis
  • Syncope / etiology*
  • Syncope / surgery
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed