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hydatid

 [hi´dah-tid]
2. any cystlike structure.
hydatid disease an infection, usually of the liver, caused by larval forms (hydatid cysts) of tapeworms of the genus Echinococcus, and characterized by the development of expanding cysts. In the infection caused by E. granulosus, single or multiple cysts that are unilocular in character are formed, and in that caused by E. multilocularis, the host's tissues are invaded and destroyed as the cysts enlarge by peripheral budding. Called also echinococcosis.
hydatid of Morgagni a cystlike remnant of the müllerian duct attached to a testis or fallopian tube.
sessile hydatid the hydatid of Morgagni connected with a testis.
stalked hydatid the hydatid of Morgagni connected with a fallopian tube.

hy·da·tid·o·sis

(hī'da-ti-dō'sis),
The morbid state caused by the presence of hydatid cysts.

hydatidosis

/hy·da·tid·o·sis/ (hi″dah-tĭ-do´sis) hydatid disease.

hydatidosis

[hī′dətidō′sis]
Etymology: Gk, hydatis + osis, condition
infestation with the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus. See also hydatid cyst.

hy·da·tid·o·sis

(hī'dă-tid-ō'sis)
The morbid state caused by the presence of hydatid cysts.

hydatidosis

hydatid disease.
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Hydatidosis in cattle and buffalo with special emphasis on viability of protoscoleces- a pilot study.
14,19,36,37) The risk of false diagnosis is particularly high in regions where both tuberculosis and hydatidosis are endemic.
Methods that are inexpensive and relatively easy to use, such as immunodiagnosis and ultrasonography, are required for large-scale screening of populations in which hydatidosis is endemic.
Informe de un caso de hidatidosis en sujeto nativo panameno; primer case autoctono [Information about a case of hydatidosis in a native Panamanian; first autochthonous case].
Conservative surgery in the treatment of hepatic hydatidosis.
A preliminary report on investigations of both cystic and alveolar forms of human hydatidosis of the liver in Xihou County, Ningxia Province.
Use of sentinel lambs for early monitoring of the South Powys Hydatidosis Control Scheme: prevalence of Echinococcus granulosus and some other helminths.
Hydatidosis is a parasitic disease that is endemic in Tunisia.
Due to the importance of echinococcus in predisposing hydatidosis in both humans and animals, this parasite is the most important indicator of canine infection.
The diagnosis of the hydatidosis is mainly based on radiological and serological tests.
Differential diagnoses of PMP include peritoneal carcinomatosis, lymphomatosis, sarcomatosis, infectious peritonitis, inflammatory pseudotumour, gliomatosis peritonei, peritoneal hydatidosis and peritoneal melanosis.