Cardiac Hydatid Cysts with Intracavitary Expansion

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Cardiac Hydatid Cysts with Intracavitary Expansion

Cardiac hydatid cysts with intracavitary expansions are caused by a parasitic infection in the heart. Hydatid cysts form as a result from the larval stages of the tapeworm, Echinococcus. Symptoms include chest pain, palpitations, shortness of breath, or pulmonary emobli. Cardiac hydatid cysts with intracavitary expansion should be treated with surgery to remove the cysts. Antiparasitic medication may also be necessary.

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