Lung and Liver are usually involved in
Hydatid cyst caused by Echinococcus granulosus but in
any organ it can appear A 35 year old women, married,
presented to SMHS hospital Srinagar in 2021 with
complaint of chronic cough, Right sided chest pain
(occasional), Pain right upper quadrant of abdomen
(occasional), and right gluteal painful swelling. In
imaging it showed hydatid cysts. We enblocked
successfully both the cysts and on albendazole treatment
patient was discharged. After surgery on first week, 4
weeks, 8 weeks and 12 weeks there was no recurrence in
the symptoms. The possibility of hydatid cysts should be
considered in differential diagnosis of any cystic mass in
the endemic regions.
Hydatid ,Gluteal Cyst.