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Volume 6 (2006), Pages 2481-2485
Case Study

The Unusual Mass of Retrovesical Space: A Secondary Hydatid Cyst D?sease

Department of Urology, S.B. Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

Received 8 June 2006; Revised 28 August 2006; Accepted 29 August 2006

Academic Editor: Ziya Kirkali

Copyright © 2006 Can Tuygun et al.


Hydatic cyst of seminal vesicles is very rarely seen. We report a case who complained of the inability to void, which developed progressively with dysuria, frequency, nocturia, and tenesmus, due to a giant retrovesical hydatid cyst that displaced the bladder and rectosigmoid region.