[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.205.176.107. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Other Articles
December 26, 1936

Les kystes hydatiques de la rate

JAMA. 1936;107(26):2156. doi:10.1001/jama.1936.02770520058030

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

Sabadini's monograph on hydatid cysts of the spleen lives up to the tradition of the French school and the publishing house of Masson & Cie. In a clear and analytic manner the author goes into the greatest detail in his discussion of a lesion that is rare even in hydatid disease and seen only in regions where the ecchinococcus is endemic. In fact, Sabadini introduced his discussion of the subject by saying that only about 2 to 4 per cent of hydatid cysts become localized in the spleen. It is rarely reported from Iceland and Australia, being more commonly seen in Algiers and Italy. The chapters are on incidence, history, pathogenesis, pathology, symptomatology and signs, diagnosis and treatment. References are numerous throughout the monograph and it closes with a complete biblioggraphy listing 288 articles and making the monograph desirable for this reason alone. The most valuable chapter by far is

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×