bladder worm

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encysted saclike larva of the tapeworm

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(1) Cysticerci, the larvae of Taenia solium, also known as bladder worms, can form cysts as large as 1 to 2 cm in muscle and manifest as palpable nodules mimicking neoplasms.
The intermediate hosts are affected by metacestodes or bladder worms like Coenurous cerebralis affecting central nervous system, Cysticercus bovis as measly beef, Cysticercus cellulosae as measly pork, hydatid cysts of Echinococcus granulosus chiefly affects lungs and liver of a number of animal species.