Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

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: 2011  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 18--20

Case report: Filariasis presenting as an intra-abdominal cyst


Abhay K Kapoor1, Sunil Kumar Puri1, Ankur Arora1, Lalendra Upreti1, Amrender S Puri2 
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
India

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.


How to cite this article:
Kapoor AK, Puri SK, Arora A, Upreti L, Puri AS. Case report: Filariasis presenting as an intra-abdominal cyst.Indian J Radiol Imaging 2011;21:18-20


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Kapoor AK, Puri SK, Arora A, Upreti L, Puri AS. Case report: Filariasis presenting as an intra-abdominal cyst. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2011 [cited 2021 Jan 22 ];21:18-20
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