Echinococcus granulosus infection of liver

Active embryos of Echinococcus granulosus grow in the liver, enlarge, produce the hydatid cyst.

Causes

  • Echinococcus granulosus (organism)
  • Where it Occurs

  • Entire liver (body structure)
  • Liver structure (body structure)
  • Related ICD 10 COde

    ICD 10 Code B67.0

    2590 0.619616985321