This is 7 year old UAE boy. He was taken to pediatric clinic because of upper respiratory tract infection.
Chest x-ray: Rounded lesion related to middle lobe of right lung. P-A view, lateral view
CT scan chest: cystic lesion
Hemoagglutination test for Echinococcus granulosus was negative.
Right postero-lateral thoracotomy was performed. The lesion was completely
Operative shots: image1, Image2
Histopathology proved to be : Hydatid cyst