Trade name for methimazole, an antithyroid medication.
A worm that is flat like a tape measure and functions as an intestinal parasite, unable to live freely on its own but able to live within an animal’s gut.
- Tapeworm infection, pork
Avoid eating raw or undercooked pork and other meats. Don’t eat meat of pigs that are likely to be infected with the tapeworm. Wash hands with soap and water after using the toilet and before handling food, especially when traveling in developing countries. Wash and peel all raw vegetables and fruits before eating. Avoid food […]
- Tapeworm, armed
Taenia solium. I would delete this-this term is not used anymore
- Tapeworm, beef
The most common of the large tapeworms that parasitize people. Beef tapeworm can be contracted from infected beef that is raw or rare. Also known as Taenia saginata.
- TAR syndrome
Thrombocytopenia’absent radius syndrome, in which the platelets needed for blood to clot normally are too few in number and the radius (the smaller of the two bones of the forearm) is absent, resulting in phocomelia (a ‘flipper’ limb). The fibula (the smaller bone in the lower leg) is also often absent. The risk of bleeding […]