Case of the Month September 2014, Page 2

Echinococcosis, also called hydatid disease, hydatidosis, or echinococcal disease, is a parasitic disease of tapeworms of the Echinococcus type.

What is the chief risk associated with biopsy of a suspected echinococcal lesion?

    A. Infection.
    B. Bleeding
    C. Anaphylaxis
    D. ARDS

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