Title

Salmonella typhi-infected lung hydatid cyst

Document Type

Article

Department

Haematology/Oncology

Abstract

A 12-year-old girl presented with hemoptysis, fever and weight loss. She was initially diagnosed and treated for presumed tuberculosis and a lung abscess. Salmonella typhi was isolated from the abscess. Hydatid cyst was diagnosed at surgery. This is the first reported case of a pulmonary hydatid cyst infected with S. typhi.

Publication

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

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