Hepatic hydatid disease in Libya.

Original article


Elhamel A, Murthy BS.

Br J Surg. 1986 Feb;73(2):125-7.


A series of 50 patients with hepatic hydatid disease all treated at the Central Hospital, Tripoli, Libya is presented to show the advantage of ultrasonography in pre-operative diagnosis and the advantages of complete resection or omentoplasty compared with removal of the endocyst and drainage.

Keywords: Hepatic hydatid disease in Libya.