• Users Online: 233
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
CASE REPORT
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 108-110

Worm causing diabetes


1 Department of Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Prof. Ajay Chauhan
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/INJMS.INJMS_42_18

Rights and Permissions

Hydatid disease or echinococcosis is one of the oldest known zoonotic diseases. Although known to be found in liver and lungs, these cysts are rarely found in the pancreas. We report a patient who not only had hydatid cyst in the pancreas but also pancreatitis and subsequently diabetes because of it.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed366    
    Printed2    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded42    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal