Letter to the Editor

Occurrence of Massively Enlarged Multiple Hydatid Cysts in the Lung and Liver of a Pediatric Patient in Pakistan

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Published2021-05-28
DOI https://doi.org/10.18502/ijpa.v16i2.6286
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Khan H, Zahoor S, Afzal M, Khan A, Kaleem I, Ali Shah N, Harandi M, Ahmed H. Occurrence of Massively Enlarged Multiple Hydatid Cysts in the Lung and Liver of a Pediatric Patient in Pakistan. Iran J Parasitol. 16(2):339-342.