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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.
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The morbid state caused by the presence of hydatid cysts.
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The morbid state caused by the presence of hydatid cysts.
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Hydatidosis is a neglected public health problem in developing countries (12) included Iraq, despite the importance of the disease for both animals and human.
Evaluation of enzyme linked immunosorbent assay, utilizing native antigen B for serodiagnosis of human hydatidosis. Iran J Immunol.
Slaughtering data and hydatidosis, cysticercosis, and tuberculosis infection rates between 2009 and 2017, from slaughterhouses in Rio Grande do Sul (RS) subject to the State Sanitary Inspection system, were obtained from the Division of Inspection of Products of Animal Origin (DIPOA).
[16] In a 10-year Turkish review of 33 patients with pulmonary hydatidosis, 10 patients also had cysts in other organs, namely the liver, brain and spleen.
Cardiac MRI is superior in diagnosis and detection of typical morphologic features of hydatidosis due to its excellent soft-tissue resolution.
In a second stage, the research for other localizations of the hydatid cyst was negative (abdominal ultrasound and cerebral CT), hence the primitive character of pleural hydatidosis in this second observation.
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Wietzerbin, "Relationship among circulating interferon, tumor necrosis factor- and Interleukin-6 and serologic reaction against parasitic antigen in human hydatidosis," Journal of Interferon & Cytokine Research, vol.
Is Video-Asisted Thoracoscopic Surgery Adequate in Treatment of Pulmonary Hydatidosis? Ann Thorac Surg 2015; 100: 258-62.
(2005) and Arbabi and Hooshyar (2006) mentioned higher incidence of hydatidosis condition in small ruminants.
Initially hydatidosis involves soft tissue and then spreads to bones.