hydatid disease

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Related to hydatid disease: cysticercosis, Neurocysticercosis
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Noun1.hydatid disease - infestation with larval echinococci (tapeworms)
infestation - the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
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Cystic Echinococcosis (CE), also known as cystic hydatid disease is a parasitic infection endemic in many parts of the world.
Hydatid cysts in organs other than the liver, or the lungs are usually part of generalized hydatid disease and can only become the primary site when embryos bypass primary filtration organs, liver and lungs.
Morris DL Richards KS: Chemotherapy of hydatid disease in man.
Material and Methods: Twelve paediatric cases admitted to the Ege University Children's Hospital with various symptoms and diagnosed with hydatid disease between 2009 and 2011 were included in the study.
Hydatid disease is usually encountered between the ages of 30 and 50 years, and is rarely seen in children.
Humans become infected usually by inhaling the organism from domestic animals or occasionally from raw milk; Hydatid disease - a public awareness campaign was launched by the Welsh Assembly Government because of the potential for the re-emergence of hydatid disease in humans in South-East Wales.
Hydatid disease remains an endemic problem in many parts of the world.
The event is part of the Assembly Government's Hydatid Disease Awareness and Eradication Campaign.
1) The incidence of orbital hydatid disease has been reported to range from 0.
Management of complicated giant thoracic hydatid disease.
Hydatid disease of the seminal vesicle: A rare presentation of hydatid cyst.