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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