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hy·da·tid

 (hī′də-tĭd)
n.
1. A cyst formed as a result of infestation by larvae of an echinococcus tapeworm.
2. The encysted larva of such a tapeworm.

[Greek hudatis, hudatid-, watery vesicle, from hudōr, hudat-, water; see wed- in Indo-European roots.]

hydatid

(ˈhaɪdətɪd)
n
1. (Zoology) a large bladder containing encysted larvae of the tapeworm Echinococcus: causes serious disease in man
2. (Zoology) Also called: hydatid cyst a sterile fluid-filled cyst produced in man and animals during infestation by Echinococcus larval forms
[C17: from Greek hudatis watery vesicle, from hudōr, hudat- water]

hy•da•tid

(ˈhaɪ də tɪd)

n.
1. a cyst with watery contents that is produced by a tapeworm larva, esp. of the genus Echinococcus.
2. a cystic vestige of an embryonic feature.
adj.
3. Also, hy`da•tid′i•nous. of or pertaining to a hydatid.
4. containing or affected by hydatids.
[1675–85; < Greek hydatid-, s. of hydatís, derivative of hýdōr water]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hydatid - cyst filled with liquidhydatid - cyst filled with liquid; forms as a result of infestation by tapeworm larvae (as in echinococcosis)
cyst - a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structure
Translations

hy·da·tid

n. hidátide, quiste que se manifiesta en los tejidos esp. en el hígado;
a. hidatídico, rel. a un tumor enquistado;
___ diseaseequinococcosis;
___ molequiste ___ en el útero que produce hemorragia.

hydatid

adj hidatídico
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Zeraatian Nejad Davani, "Primary adrenal hydatid cyst presenting with arterial hypertension," Archives of Iranian Medicine, vol.
Renovascular hypertension is an unusual but treatable cause of refractory hypertension that is infrequently caused by compression of the renal vasculature by a giant hydatid cyst.
Hydatid cyst disease (HCD), also called hydatidosis or cystic echinococcosis, is a zoonosis caused by echinococci.
Hydatid cyst disease, also known as echinococcosis, is a parasitic infestation caused by Echinococcus granulosus, a cestode from the Taeniidae family (1).
After slaughtering, each of the liver, lung and spleen were examined for the presence of hydatid cyst .Samples collected from each of a total of 188 slaughtered sheep including 67 aged equal or less than one year and 121 aged more than one year.
Hydatid disease caused by Echinococcus granulosus continues to be a problem in many parts of the world including the Mediterranean Basin.
(11, 12) The inoculation of protoscolicidal agents into the hydatid cyst in order to reduce the leakage risk of the viable protoscolices to the adjacent regions is a part of surgery or the PAIR technique (Puncture, Aspiration, Injection of scolicidal agent, Reaspiration).
The patient was diagnosed with acute anaphylaxis due to a ruptured hydatid cyst of the liver.
The parasite ball is a hydatid cyst, a rare disease and the first such case reported in Rahim Yar Khan, caused by a parasite named Echinococcus granulosus.
A hydatid cyst is a tissue infestation caused by larval forms of E.