Infections with true tapeworms of the helminth subclass CESTODA.
A subclass of segmented worms comprising the tapeworms.
A genus of large tapeworms.
Infections by nematodes, general or unspecified.
Infestation of animals with parasitic worms of the helminth class. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary.
Infection with tapeworms of the genus Taenia.
Infection with CYSTICERCUS, the larval form of the various tapeworms of the genus Taenia (usually T. solium in man). In humans they penetrate the intestinal wall and invade subcutaneous tissue, brain, eye, muscle, heart, liver, lung, and peritoneum. Brain involvement results in NEUROCYSTICERCOSIS.
A system of categories to which morbid entries are assigned according to established criteria. Included is the entire range of conditions in a manageable number of categories, grouped to facilitate mortality reporting. It is produced by the World Health Organization (From ICD-10, p1). The Clinical Modifications, produced by the UNITED STATES DEPT. OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, are larger extensions used for morbidity and general epidemiological purposes, primarily in the U.S.
Species of tapeworm in the genus TAENIA, that infects swine. It is acquired by humans through the ingestion of cured or undercooked pork.
The larval form of various tapeworms of the genus Taenia.
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