Primary hydatidosis of psoas muscle: rare entity


  • Rajesh G. Chincholkar Department of Surgery, Government Medical College, Akola, Maharashtra, India
  • Ram V. Tongale Department of Surgery, Government Medical College, Akola, Maharashtra, India



Cyst, Hydatid, Psoas


Hydatid cyst of the psoas is uncommon to see. We hereby report a case of hydatid cyst of the psoas in a 22 years old female patient presented with pain and swelling in right lumber region. CECT abdomen revealed hydatid cyst indenting inferior pole of right kidney also indenting adjacent ascending colon and abutting right psoas muscle.


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