Medical Definition of Cysticercus disease

1. Infection with cysticerci, a larval form of tapeworm, taenia solium. In man they penetrate the intestinal wall and invade subcutaneous tissue, brain, eye, muscle, heart, liver, lung, and peritoneum. Brain involvement may result in epilepsy, increased intracranial pressure, etc. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cysticercus Disease

cystic mastitis
cystic medial necrosis
cystic node
cystic papillomatous craniopharyngioma
cystic polyp
cystic vein
cysticerci
cysticercoid
cysticercoids
cysticercoses
cysticercosis
cysticercus
cysticercus disease (current term)
cysticule
cysticules
cystid
cystidean
cystideans
cystides
cystidia
cystidium
cystids
cystifelleotomy
cystiform
cystigerous
cystinaemia
cystine

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