Torsion of hydatids of Morgagni in premenarchal adolescent girls - a case report and review of literature

Mathievathaniy Muthucumaru, Zamir Yahya, Peter Ferguson, Wei Cheng

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Abstract

Hydatids of Morgagani are very common incidental findings during laparoscopy in women of all age groups. However, torsion of these hydatids is very rarely reported in the literature. This report discusses the importance of considering torsion of hydatids of Morgagni in young adolescent girls who present with acute-onset lower abdominal pain.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13 - 15
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
Volume46
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes

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