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chigoe

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noun chi·goe \ˈchig-(ˌ)ō, ˈchē-(ˌ)gō\

Medical Definition of chigoe

  1. 1 also chigoe flea :  a flea (Tunga penetrans) of tropical and subtropical regions of which the gravid female burrows under the skin especially of the feet causing itching, irritation, and often inflammation and ulceration—called also ,

  2. 2:  chigger 2




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