Year 2019, Volume 5 , Issue 1, Pages 174 - 177 2019-01-04

Myocysticercosis: an unusual presentation in sternocleidomastoid muscle diagnosed by high frequency ultrasonography

Mohd Ilyas [1] , Arshad Bhat [2]


Myocysticercosis is rare disorder and in particular the involvement of the neck muscles is much rarer. A rare case of myocysticercosis involving the right sternocleidomastoid muscle is presented with ultrasonographic demonstration of the nidus and associated edema. 

myocysticercosis, sternocleidomastoid muscle, high frequency ultrasonography
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Primary Language en
Subjects Health Care Sciences and Services
Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-2030-8734
Author: Mohd Ilyas (Primary Author)
Institution: Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar, India
Country: India


Orcid: 0000-0002-9689-2351
Author: Arshad Bhat
Institution: Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar, India
Country: India


Dates

Publication Date : January 4, 2019

EndNote %0 The European Research Journal Myocysticercosis: an unusual presentation in sternocleidomastoid muscle diagnosed by high frequency ultrasonography %A Mohd Ilyas , Arshad Bhat %T Myocysticercosis: an unusual presentation in sternocleidomastoid muscle diagnosed by high frequency ultrasonography %D 2019 %J The European Research Journal %P -2149-3189 %V 5 %N 1 %R doi: 10.18621/eurj.384825 %U 10.18621/eurj.384825