taeniasis
also teniasis noun Etymology: New Latin, from Latin taenia tapeworm Date: circa 1890 infestation with or disease caused by tapeworms

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  • Taeniasis — is a form of tapeworm infection which is caused by tapeworms of the genus Taenia .External links* http://www.stanford.edu/class/humbio103/ParaSites2004/Taeniasis/index.htm …   Wikipedia

  • Taeniasis — T[ae]*ni a*sis, n. Also Teniasis Te*ni a*sis [NL. See {T[ae]nia}.] (Med.) Ill health due to t[ae]nia, or tapeworms. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Taeniasis — vgl. Täniase …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • taeniasis — [tē nī′ə sis] n. [ModL: see TAENIA & IASIS] infestation with tapeworms …   English World dictionary

  • Taeniasis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 B68 Taeniasis B68.0 Befall durch Taenia solium Schweinebandwurm (Infektion) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • taeniasis — noun An infection of tapeworms of the genus Taenia that does not usually cause any disease. Taeniasis is a form of tapeworm infection which is caused by tapeworms of the genius Taenia. See Also: taenicide, taenifuge …   Wiktionary

  • Taeniasis — Tæniasis Le tæniasis est une helminthiase, une maladie parasitaire causée par la présence dans le tube digestif (le plus souvent) d un vers cestode plat pouvant atteindre 10 mètres de long. On distingue pour les infestations humaines :… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • taeniasis — /tee nuy euh sis/, n. Pathol. infestation with tapeworms. Also, teniasis. [1885 90; TAENI(A) + ASIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • taeniasis — Infection with cestodes of the genus Taenia. * * * tae·ni·a·sis or te·ni·a·sis tē nī ə səs n infestation with or disease caused by tapeworms * * * n. an infestation with tapeworms of the genus taenia. Humans become infected with the adult worms… …   Medical dictionary

  • Taeniasis — Tae|ni|a|sis vgl. ↑Täniase …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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