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Anaesthetic Challenges in Management of Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst-Perioperative Anaphylactic Shock


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1 JJM Medical College, Davangere, India

Hydatidosis is parasitic infection caused by the encysted larvae of Echinococus granulosus. All organs will be affected; liver (55%-70%), lungs (18%-35%). Spillage of hydatid fluid or scolicidal agents itself can cause serious anaphylactic reaction.


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Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst, Bronchopspasm, Scolicidal Agents.
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Y. B. Pavithra
JJM Medical College, Davangere, India
B. G. Prabhu
JJM Medical College, Davangere, India

Abstract


Hydatidosis is parasitic infection caused by the encysted larvae of Echinococus granulosus. All organs will be affected; liver (55%-70%), lungs (18%-35%). Spillage of hydatid fluid or scolicidal agents itself can cause serious anaphylactic reaction.


Keywords


Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst, Bronchopspasm, Scolicidal Agents.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FEP110