A 41-year-old female asked:
Can small multiple liver cysts[subcentimeter] seen on ct,be caused by a parasitic infection?[ health not good], and i m worried about such infection
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Pathology 49 years experience
Possible: A form of hydatid cyst may present with multiple small cysts in the liver. However, unless you have been tending to sheep and were exposed to dog feces, it is highly unlikely that you have this parasitic infection. You should talk to the doctor who ordered the test and with her/his help consult the radiologist who read the CT.
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Last updated Jan 5, 2019
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