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All Right Upper Abdominal Cysts are Not Hepatic Cyst

Manjunath Shreyamsa, Veladi Sasi Mouli

Keywords : Adrenal cyst, Adrenalectomy, Hydatid cyst, Retroperitoneal

Citation Information : Shreyamsa M, Mouli VS. All Right Upper Abdominal Cysts are Not Hepatic Cyst. World J Endoc Surg 2020; 12 (2):90-92.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10002-1297

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 16-01-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Adrenal cysts are rare and uncommon disease with only around 600 cases reported so far. Cystic lesion in right hypochondria is usually of hepatic in origin. The right adrenal cyst may sometimes be confused as the hepatic hydatid cyst. We herein report the case of a patient with the adrenal pseudocyst who initially presented with features of the hepatic hydatid cyst.

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