n SA Journal of Radiology - The many faces of hydatid disease : case report

Volume 13, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1027-202X
  • E-ISSN: 2078-6778



A 35-year-old man presented with a right chest wall mass. Chest radiographs revealed pleural thickening underlying a soft tissue mass which obscured the 5th to 7th ribs, and an expansile osteolytic lesion of the 7th rib. Ultrasound examination demonstrated a fluid-filled cystic lesion of the chest wall with intrathoracic extension.

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