A. Samin 1, T.V.M. Murty 2, A.A. Saleh 2
1-Department of Radiology (Ultrasound,), “Al-jalla” hospital Benghazi G.S.P L.A.J. 2-Department of Pediatric Surgery, Al-Arab Medical University. Benghazi. G.S.P.L.A.J
Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 14, No. 1-2. January/July 1991: 86-89
Intraperitoneal rupture of hepatic hydatid cyst is a known complication of this disease. Recently, we had a child with blunt abdominal trauma who had rupture of hepatic hydatid cyst. This was detected preoperti rely by ultrasonography and was confirmed by successful surgery. Relevant literature is reviewed.
Keywords: Ultrasonography in Inraperitoneal Ruptured hepatic Hydatid Cyst