[ sis-tuh-ser-koh-sis ]
/ ˌsɪs tə sərˈkoʊ sɪs /
infestation with the larval form of beef or pork tapeworm, producing fever, malaise, muscle pain, and other symptoms depending on the area of the body affected.
- cystic goiter,
- cystic lymphangioma,
- cystic node,
- cystic vein,
Origin of cysticercosis
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[ sĭs′tĭ-sər-kō′sĭs ]
Infection with cysticerci in subcutaneous, muscle, or central nervous system tissues.
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