Pronunciation: (trik"u-nō'sis), [key]
a disease resulting from infestation with Trichinella spiralis, occurring in humans, caused by ingestion of infested, undercooked pork, and characterized by fever, muscle weakness, and diarrhea. Also,trich•i•ni•a•sisPronunciation: (trik"u-nī'u-sis). [key]
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