Definition of Hydatid. Meaning of Hydatid. Synonyms of Hydatid

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Definition of Hydatid

Hydatid
Hydatid Hy"da*tid, n. [Gr. ?, ?, a watery vesicle under the upper eyelid, fr. "y`dwr, "y`datos, water: cf. F. hydatide.] (Zo["o]l.) A membranous sac or bladder filled with a pellucid fluid, found in various parts of the bodies of animals, but unconnected with the tissues. It is usually formed by parasitic worms, esp. by larval tapeworms, as Echinococcus and C[oe]nurus. See these words in the Vocabulary. Hydatid of Morgagni (Anat.), one of the small pedunculated bodies found between the testicle and the head of the epididymis, and supposed to be a remnant of the M["u]llerian duct.
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Cysticerce Cys"ti*cerce (s?s"t?-s?rs), Cysticercus Cys`ti*cer"cus (-s?r"k?s), n. [NL. cysticercus, fr. Gr. ???? bladder + ???? tail: cf. F. cysticerque.] (Zo["o]l.) The larval form of a tapeworm, having the head and neck of a tapeworm attached to a saclike body filled with fluid; -- called also bladder worm, hydatid, and measle (as, pork measle). Note: These larvae live in the tissues of various living animals, and, when swallowed by a suitable carnivorous animal, develop into adult tapeworms in the intestine. See Measles, 4, Tapeworm.

Meaning of Hydatid from wikipedia

- Hydatid may refer to: Echinococcosis Echinococcus granulosus, known as the hydatid tapeworm Hydatid of Morgagni Hydatidiform mole or hydatid mole This...
- with cystic echinococcosis are usually filled with a clear fluid called hydatid fluid, are spherical, and typically consist of one compartment and are...
- Alveolar hydatid disease (AHD) is a form of echinococcosis, or a disease that originates from a parasitic flatworm. AHD is caused by an infection of the...
- Echinococcus granulosus, also called the hydatid worm or dog tapeworm, is a cyclophyllid cestode that dwells in the small intestine of canids as an adult...
- The hydatid of Morgagni can refer to one of two closely related bodily structures: Appendix of testis (in the male) Paraovarian cyst (in the female) This...
- worm's biological cycle. This can result in echinococcosis, also called hydatid disease. Humans (usually children) become infected by direct contact with...
- The term, however, comes from the similar appearance of the cyst to a hydatid cyst in an echinococcosis. "About molar pregnancy | Gestational trophoblastic...
- cases. These cysts constitute about 10% of adnexal m****es. Hydatid cysts of Morgagni, also hydatids of Morgagni or Morgagni's cysts, are common and appear...
- The appendix of the epididymis (or pedunculated hydatid) is a small stalked appendage (sometimes duplicated) on the head of the epididymis. It is usually...
- rub for the auditory analog of this sign. Hydatid fremitus is a vibratory sensation felt on palpating a hydatid cyst. "fremitus" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary...