Isolated renal hydatid presenting as a complex renal lesion followed by spontaneous hydatiduria
Anil Bhaya, Department of Radio Diagnosis, Apple Hospitals and Research Institute Ltd., Kolhapur 416001, India
Archana P Shinde, Department of Pathology, Apple Hospitals and Research Institute Ltd., Kolhapur 416001, India
Author contributions: Bhaya A contributed to concept, design, preparation of manuscript, literature search and final review; Shinde AP contributed to patient diagnosis, provided diagnostic inputs.
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Correspondence to: Dr. Anil Bhaya, MD, DNB, CCST, Senior Consultant and HOD Advanced Imaging, Department of Radio Diagnosis, Apple Hospitals and Research Institute Ltd., 525/E, Vyapari Peth, Shahupuri, Kolhapur 416001, Maharashtra, India. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: February 26, 2015
Peer-review started: February 27, 2015
First decision: March 20, 2015
Revised: April 14, 2015
Accepted: May 7, 2015
Article in press: May 8, 2015
Published online: July 28, 2015