echinococcosis love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Infestation with echinococci.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Infection with Echinococcus, the larval stage of a tapeworm which lives in the dog; hydatid disease.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) infestation with echinococci (tapeworms). An infection with the larval form is called hydatid disease.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun pathology A potentially fatal parasitic disease of animals and humans, caused by the Echinococcus tapeworm.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun infestation with larval echinococci (tapeworms)

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[echinococc(us) + –osis.]

Examples

  • It was the first chance for Mongolian experts (clinicians, pathologists, parasitologists, biologists, epidemiologists, veterinarians and others working on echinococcosis) joined together.

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  • The report, which covers 15 zoonotic infections, also provides data on other zoonoses, such as brucellosis, bovine tuberculosis and rabies, and the two parasitic zoonoses trichinellosis and echinococcosis.

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  • It was the first chance for Mongolian experts (clinicians, pathologists, parasitologists, biologists, epidemiologists, veterinarians and others working on echinococcosis) joined together.

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  • Alveolar echinococcosis was suspected chronic malignant hepatic tumors or abscesses.

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  • Increase in the number of cystic echinococcosis (CE) cases year by year was stressed.

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  • Alveolar echinococcosis was suspected chronic malignant hepatic tumors or abscesses.

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  • Main discussion was as to how to introduce modern diagnostic tools for pre-surgical diagnosis, how to establish the national system for the data base of echinococcosis with the establishment of a network system by experts from different areas.

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  • Increase in the number of cystic echinococcosis (CE) cases year by year was stressed.

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  • Main discussion was as to how to introduce modern diagnostic tools for pre-surgical diagnosis, how to establish the national system for the data base of echinococcosis with the establishment of a network system by experts from different areas.

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  • The fox tapeworm is spread to humans in canine feces and can cause a fatal disease of the liver known as alveolar echinococcosis.

    Scientific American

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