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Disease Trichinellosis

Name Trichinellosis
Synonyms Human Trichinelloses | Human Trichinellosis | Trichinelliases | Trichinelliasis | Trichinelloses | Trichinelloses, Human | Trichinellosis, Human | Trichinoses | Trichinosis
Definition An infection with TRICHINELLA. It is caused by eating raw or undercooked meat that is infected with larvae of nematode worms TRICHINELLA genus. All members of the TRICHINELLA genus can infect human in addition to TRICHINELLA SPIRALIS, the traditional etiological agent. It is distributed throughout much of the world and is re-emerging in some parts as a public health hazard and a food safety problem.
Categories Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D014235
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DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Helminthiasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nematode Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Adenophorea Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Enoplida Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Trichinellosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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