TITLE

sparganosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2031
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sparganosis" is presented. It refers to infestation with spirometra, the plerocercoid larva of tapeworms, particularly those of the genera Diphyllobothrium and Spirometra.
ACCESSION #
21246055

 

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