diphyllobothriasis
a parasitic, intestinal disease of humans caused by eating raw of lightly processed fish. The parasite is a tapeworm (Diphyllobothrium) and man is the definitive host, fish the intermediate host. Also called Jewish housewife\'s disease or Scandinavian housewife\'s disease

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Diphyllobothriasis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 B70.0 Diphyllobothriose Infektion durch adulte Form von Diphyllobothrium (latum) (pacificum) B70.1 Sparganose Befall durch Diphyllobothrium …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • diphyllobothriasis — Infection with the cestode Diphyllobothrium latum; human infection is caused by ingestion of raw or inadequately cooked fish infected with the plerocercoid larva. Leukocytosis and eosinophilia may occur; if the worm is high enough in the… …   Medical dictionary

  • diphyllobothriasis — di·phyl·lo·both·ri·a·sis …   English syllables

  • diphyllobothriasis — n. an infestation of the intestine with the broad tapeworm, Diphyllobothrium latum, which sometimes causes nausea, malnutrition, diarrhoea, and anaemia resulting from impaired absorption of vitamin B12 through the gut. The infestation, common in… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • diphyllobothriasis — (ˌ)dīˌfilō(ˌ)bäˈthrīəsəs noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from Diphyllobothrium + iasis : infestation with or disease caused by the fish tapeworm (Diphyllobothrium latum) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Дифиллоботриоз (Diphyllobothriasis) — инвазия кишечника широким лентецом Diphyllobothrium latum, в результате чего у больного может развиться тошнота, понос, нарушиться усвоение пищи, а также развиться анемия вследствие ухудшения всасывания витамина В 12 из кишечника. Данная инвазия… …   Медицинские термины

  • Jewish housewife's disease — diphyllobothriasis (a parasitic, intestinal disease of humans caused by eating raw of lightly processed fish. The parasite is a tapeworm (Diphyllobothrium) and man is the definitive host, fish the intermediate host. Also called Scandinavian… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Scandinavian housewife's disease — diphyllobothriasis (a parasitic, intestinal disease of humans caused by eating raw of lightly processed fish. The parasite is a tapeworm (Diphyllobothrium) and man is the definitive host, fish the intermediate host. Also called Jewish housewife s …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ДИФИЛЛОБОТРИОЗ — (diphyllobothriasis) инвазия кишечника широким лентецом Diphyllobothrium latum, в результате чего у больного может развиться тошнота, понос, нарушиться усвоение пищи, а также развиться анемия вследствие ухудшения всасывания витамина В 12 из… …   Толковый словарь по медицине

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