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Table 1 Summary of 28 cases of central nervous system echinococcosis

From: Diagnosis, treatment, and misdiagnosis analysis of 28 cases of central nervous system echinococcosis

NO. Year Age Sex Cyst location Other cyst locations Preoperative complaints Surgery (yes/no) Pathological examination Misdiagnosis (yes/no)
1 2000 60 M Multiple Kidney, liver Headache, nausea and vomiting, seizure, consciousness disturbance No No No
2 2000 23 F Right parietal Liver Headache, vision loss Yes EA Yes
3 2000 21 M Left temporal Liver, lung Headache, seizure Yes EG No
4 2000 16 M Right temporal Kidney Headache Yes EG Yes
5 2001 22 F Multiple Liver, Lung Consciousness disturbance No No No
6 2001 12 M Multiple None Headache, nausea and vomiting, diplopia Yes EG Yes
7 2002 24 M Multiple Liver, lung Consciousness disturbance No No No
8 2003 4 M C5-T2 None Stiff neck and limb weakness Yes EG Yes
9 2003 39 M Right cerebellum Liver, lung Consciousness disturbance No No No
10 2004 45 M L5-S1 None Urinary incontinence, lower limbs weakness Yes EG Yes
11 2006 39 F Multiple Spleen, liver Headache, nausea and vomiting Yes EG No
12 2006 15 F Multiple Liver, lung Headache, nausea and vomiting Yes EG No
13 2006 18 M Multiple None Headache, nausea and vomiting Yes EG Yes
14 2007 27 F Left cerebellum Liver, lung Headache, nausea and vomiting, ataxia, stiff neck Yes EG No
15 2007 24 F Right cerebellum Heart Headache, stiff neck, ataxia Yes EG No
16 2007 17 F Multiple None Headache, consciousness disturbance Yes EG No
17 2008 24 M Multiple Liver, lung Consciousness disturbance No No No
18 2008 18 F Left parietal None Headache, diplopia, vision loss Yes EG No
19 2009 11 M Left frontal None Headache Yes EG No
20 2009 21 F Left parietal Liver, lung Headache, nausea and vomiting, diplopia, vision loss Yes EA No
21 2010 16 M Right temporal Liver, lung Headache, seizure Yes EG No
22 2010 31 F Left frontal None Headache, nausea and vomiting Yes EG No
23 2012 38 M Multiple None Headache, nausea and vomiting, vision loss Yes EG No
24 2014 18 M Multiple Liver, lung Headache, ataxia, vision loss Yes EA No
25 2016 20 M lateral ventricle None Headache Yes EG No
26 2016 12 M Multiple None Consciousness disturbance Yes EA No
27 2018 26 M Multiple Liver Headache, nausea and vomiting, vision loss Yes EA No
28 2019 20 M Multiple None Headache, nausea and vomiting Yes EA No
  1. M Male, F Female, EG Echinococcus granulosus, EA Echinococcus alveolaris