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Orbital Echinococcosis: A Case Report

Journal: International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) (Vol.4, No. 2)

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Page : 1225-1227

Keywords : Echinococcosis; orbital; proptosis; uniocular;

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Echinococcosis is a zoonotic disease caused by the larval stage of the metacestode stage. Orbital echinococcosis predominantly caused by E. granulosus manifests as a unilocular cyst. Orbital involvement comprises 0.3 % to 1 % of all human echinococcosis and typically unilocular.

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