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Medical Term:

Coenurus cerebralis

Definition

the coenurus larvae of the tapeworm Multiceps multiceps, found in the brain and spinal cord of sheep, goats, and other ruminants (a few have also been recorded in humans); adults are found in the intestine of dogs, foxes, coyotes, and jackals.

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