treponematosis


trep·o·ne·ma·to·sis

noun \-ˌnē-mə-ˈtō-səs, -ˌne-\
plural trep·o·ne·ma·to·ses\-ˌsēz\

Definition of TREPONEMATOSIS

:  infection with or disease caused by treponemata

Origin of TREPONEMATOSIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1927

trepo·ne·ma·to·sis

noun \-ˌnē-mə-ˈtō-səs, -ˌnem-ə-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural trepo·ne·ma·to·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of TREPONEMATOSIS

: infection with or disease caused by spirochetes of the genus Treponema

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