\hˈɛktɪk spˈɒt], \hˈɛktɪk spˈɒt], \h_ˈɛ_k_t_ɪ_k s_p_ˈɒ_t]\

Definitions of HECTIC SPOT

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1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
By Smith Ely Jelliffe

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  • A genus of small tapeworms birds and mammals. A genus of Cestoda or tapeworms. A cestode worm order Cyclophyllideae, family Hymenolepinidae, genus Hymenolepis. includes several genera, such as H. Diminuta, occasionally infesting children, and Nana, or the dwarf tapeworm of children. Flavopuncta. See Taenia flavopuncta, under tenia.
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