Which lab study findings are notable in the workup of hydatid cysts of the liver?

Updated: Jun 12, 2018
  • Author: Robert E Glasgow, MD; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, DSc, MSc, AGAF  more...
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In the presence of hydatid cysts, eosinophilia is noted in approximately 40% of patients, and echinococcal antibody titers are positive in nearly 80% of patients.


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