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Hymenolepiasis

MedGen UID:
43772
Concept ID:
C0020413
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Hymenolepsis infection
SNOMED CT: Hymenolepiasis (44917000); Hymenolepiosis (44917000)
Modes of inheritance:
Not genetically inherited
MedGen UID:
988794
Concept ID:
CN307044
Finding
Source: Orphanet
clinical entity without genetic inheritance.
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0005802
Orphanet: ORPHA401

Definition

Hymenolepiasis is a cosmopolitan parasitosis caused by a hymenolepidid tapeworm infection, most commonly <i>Hymenolepis nana</i>, that is reported worldwide but particularly in tropical and subtropical countries and which is usually asymptomatic but in severe cases can also manifest with nausea, abdominal pain, anorexia, diarrhea and overall weakness. [from ORDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVHymenolepiasis
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PubMed

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Etiology

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Diagnosis

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Therapy

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Prognosis

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Clinical prediction guides

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