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Disease Echinococcosis

Name Echinococcosis
Synonyms Cyst, Hydatid | Cysts, Hydatid | Echinococcoses | Hydatid Cyst | Hydatid Cysts | Hydatidoses | Hydatidosis
Definition An infection caused by the infestation of the larval form of tapeworms of the genus Echinococcus. The liver, lungs, and kidney are the most common areas of infestation.
Categories Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D004443
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DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Helminthiasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cestode Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Echinococcosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Echinococcosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Echinococcosis, Hepatic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Echinococcosis, Pulmonary