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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 18-20
Case report: Filariasis presenting as an intra-abdominal cyst

1 Department of Radiology, GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Gastroenterology, GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Abhay K Kapoor
Department of Radiology, G B Pant Hospital, J.L. Nehru Marg, New Delhi-110002
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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.76048

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Filariasis is an endemic infection seen in the tropical and subtropical regions of the world, presenting with lymphatic dysfunction in the form of lymphocele, hydrocele, chyluria, or groin lymphadenovarix. We report a rare presentation of filariasis as an intra-abdominal cystic mass.

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