Medical Definition of Hydatid cyst

1. A cyst formed in the liver, or, less frequently, elsewhere, by the larval stage of Echinococcus, chiefly in ruminants; two morphological forms caused by Echinococcus granulosus are found in humans: the unilocular hydatid cyst and the osseous hydatid cyst; a third form in humans is the alveolar hydatid cyst, caused by Echinococcus multilocularis. Synonym: echinococcus cyst, hydatid. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hydatid Cyst

hybrises
hybristic
hycanthone
hyclate
hydage
hydages
hydantoic
hydantoic acid
hydantoin
hydantoin racemase
hydantoinate
hydantoins
hydathode
hydathodes
hydatid cyst (current term)
hydatid cyst of morgagni
hydatid disease
hydatid fremitus
hydatid mole
hydatid polyp
hydatid pregnancy
hydatid rash
hydatid resonance
hydatid sand
hydatid thrill
hydatidiform
hydatidoma

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