Sentence Examples with the word Echinococcus

Taenia echinococcus has only three, Echinobothrium four, Bothriocephalus three thousand.

The embryo of the taenia echinococcus finds its way from the stomach or intestine into a vein passing to the liver, and, settling itself in the liver, causes so much disturbance there that a capsule of inflammatory material forms around it.