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trichinosis


Trichinosis is most common in the developing world and where pigs are commonly fed raw garbage.
  infestation by trichina larvae that are transmitted by eating inadequately cooked meat (especially pork); larvae migrate from the intestinal tract to the muscles where they become encysted
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Associated words [difficulty]:   trichinosis [9] , tapeworm [6] , hookworm [7] , pinworm [9] , schistosomiasis [9]
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