#DiagnosticDilemma: What's your diagnosis?
A 30-year-old man presented with a 15-month history of intermittent discomfort in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen. He lived in a rural area of Morocco and had occasional contact with dogs. The physical examination revealed hepatomegaly with a palpable hepatic mass. Laboratory tests showed a normal white-cell count and a normal absolute eosinophil count. Ultrasonography and computed tomography of the abdomen revealed a large cyst in the right lobe of the liver. What is the diagnosis?

a) Primary hepatic carcinoma
b) Autoimmune hepatitis
c) Primary biliary cholangitis
d) Amebiasis
e) Cystic echinococcosis

Source: NEJM
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J●●●●●●a D●v S●●●●●●i
J●●●●●●a D●v S●●●●●●i General Medicine
Explanation plz
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Dr. R●●●n N●●●●●e
Dr. R●●●n N●●●●●e General Medicine
Cyst
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V●●●●●●●h R●●●y
V●●●●●●●h R●●●y General Medicine
E)cystic echinochocosis??
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