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strongyloidiasis

noun stron·gy·loi·di·a·sis \ˌsträn-jə-ˌli-ˈdī-ə-səs\

Definition of STRONGYLOIDIASIS

:  infestation with or disease caused by any of a genus (Strongyloides) of strongyles that parasitize especially the intestines of vertebrates including humans

Variants of STRONGYLOIDIASIS

stron·gy·loi·di·a·sis also stron·gy·loi·do·sis \-ˈdō-səs\
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Origin of STRONGYLOIDIASIS

New Latin, from Strongyloides, genus name, from Strongylus
First Known Use: 1905
Medical Dictionary

strongyloidiasis

noun stron·gy·loi·di·a·sis \-ˌli-ˈdī-ə-səs\
plural stron·gy·loi·di·a·ses \-ə-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of STRONGYLOIDIASIS

:  infestation with or disease caused by nematodes of the genus Strongyloides

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