echinococcosis


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Related to echinococcosis: Alveolar echinococcosis, Neurocysticercosis

e·chi·no·coc·co·sis

 (ĭ-kī′nə-kə-kō′sĭs)
n. pl. e·chi·no·coc·co·ses (-sēz)
Infestation with echinococci.

echinococcosis

(ɪˌkaɪnəkəˈkəʊsɪs)
n
a parasitic disease caused by tapeworms of the genus Echinococcosis
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.echinococcosis - infestation with larval echinococci (tapeworms)
infestation - the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
Translations

e·chi·no·coc·co·sis

, echinococciasis
n. equinococosis, infestación de equinococos;
hepatic ______ hepática.

echinococcosis

n equinococosis f
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Echinococcosis in animals: clinical aspects, diagnosis and treatment.
The project entitled "The Flatworm Functional Genomics Initiative (Fugi)" will develop gamechanging research tools for the study and manipulation of parasitic flatworm species responsible for the devastating diseases echinococcosis (hydatid disease) and schistosomiasis (bilharzia), and is set to propel flatworm research into the 21st century.
Furthermore, the Government expects to receive draft standards of municipal services of the basic register; create additional centers for provision of municipal services to the population taking into account financial security of local self-governments; ensure vaccination of small ruminants against brucellosis and deworming of dogs against echinococcosis.
There are approximately 15mn people in the Americas with this disease which, although it doesn't kill victims rapidly, it causes years of debilitating symptoms; dengue fever, of which there are 50-100mn cases annually which can lead to a serious and potentially fatal form called severe dengue; echinococcosis, of which there are more than 1mn people infected; leishmaniasis, which is fatal if untreated and of which there are an estimated 12mn people infected and onchocerciasis, also known as "river blindness" of which there are 37mn people infected, just to mention a few of them.
There is echinococcosis, which infects more than 1 million people.
There are approximately 15 million people in the Americas with this disease which, although it doesn't kill victims rapidly, it causes years of debilitating symptoms; dengue fever, of which there are 50-100 million dengue fever infections annually which can lead to a serious and potentially fatal form called severe dengue; echinococcosis, of which there are more than 1 million people infected; leishmaniasis, which is fatal if untreated and of which there are an estimated 12 million people infected and onchocerciasis, also known as "river blindness" of which there are 37 million people infected, just to mention a few of them.
2007) and reduces in vitro viability of the causative agent of cystic echinococcosis (Elissondo et al.
Echinococcosis is a parasitic disease caused in humans by Echinococcus granulosus and echinococcus multilocularis.
The 17 NTDs are: Lymphatic filariasis, Chagas' disease, the leishmaniases, dracunculiasis, human African trypanosomiasis, blinding trachoma, leprosy, schistosomiasis, onchocerciasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis, Buruli ulcer, dengue fever, cysticercosis, rabies, echinococcosis, foodborne trematodiases and endemic treponematoses
Cystic echinococcosis (CE), caused by Echinococcus granulosus, is an important zoonotic infection causing morbidity and mortality in humans and significant economic losses in livestock (Budke et al.
Two atypical cases of cystic echinococcosis (Eohinooooous granulosus) in Alaska, 1999.
Contract awarded for The health seremi magallanes and antartica chilena need the services of producing two commercials in 3d animation under communicational campaign seeks to disseminate to the population of the region of magallanes and chilean antarctic disease cystic echinococcosis (hydatidosis) and also address the issue of "responsible pet ownership".