Definition of Teniasis

1. infestation with tapeworms [n TENIASES]



Medical Definition of Teniasis

1. Presence of a tapeworm in the intestine. Somatic teniasis, invasion of the body by the cysticercus of a tenioid worm. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Teniasis

tenia semicircularis
tenia tecta
tenia telae
tenia terminalis
tenia thalami
tenia ventriculi quarti
tenia ventriculi tertii
teniacide
teniae
teniae acusticae
teniae of Valsalva
teniafuge
tenial
tenias
teniases
teniasis (current term)
tenible
tenicide
tenidap
teniform
tenifugal
tenifuge
teniloxazine
tenioid
teniola
teniola corporis callosi
teniposide
tenish
tennantite
tennaunt

Literary usage of Teniasis

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1. Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan (1917)
"teniasis Various tapeworm or cestode infections are contracted by eating meat containing the parasite. Particular species of tapeworm usually infest the ..."

2. Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan (1917)
"teniasis Various tapeworm or cestode infections are contracted by eating meat containing the parasite. Particular species of tapeworm usually infest the ..."

3. The Clinical pathology of the blood of domesticated animals by Samuel Howard Burnett (1917)
"teniasis.—In cases of Taenia solium, T. saginata and T. nana in man, Bucklers found the eosinophiles increased (5 to 10%). ..."

4. The Clinical Pathology of the Blood of Domesticated Animals by Samuel Howard Burnett (1908)
"teniasis. In cases of Taenia solium, T. saginata and T. nana in man, Bucklers found the eosinophiles increased (5 to 10%). ..."

5. Borderline Diseases: A Study of Medical Diagnosis with Especial Reference to by Josiah Newhall Hall (1915)
"III: teniasis: INFECTION BY CESTODES The tapeworms cause disease in man in two wholly different ways: First, by infecting his intestinal tract as a tapeworm ..."

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