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antiparasitic

 [an″te-, an″ti-par″ah-sit´ik]
1. destroying parasites.
2. an agent that destroys parasites.
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an·ti·par·a·sit·ic

(an'tē-par-ă-sit'ik),
Destructive to parasites.
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antiparasitic

(ăn′tē-păr′ə-sĭt′ĭk, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Destroying or inhibiting the growth and reproduction of human or animal parasites.
n.
An antiparasitic drug.
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an·ti·par·a·sit·ic

(an'tē-par-ă-sit'ik)
Destructive to parasites.
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an·ti·par·a·sit·ic

(an'tē-par-ă-sit'ik)
Destructive to parasites.
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Parenchymal involvement requires systemic antiparasitic therapy.
Before the advent of MRI, patients who did not have evidence of parenchymal involvement on CT did not necessarily receive systemic antiparasitic therapy.(13)
Parenchymal involvement requires systemic antiparasitic treatment with either praziquantel (50 mg/kg/d) or albendazole (15 mg/kg/d).(14)(15)(16)(17)(18)(19)(20) Most patients require a 15-day course of praziquantel.