oxyuriasis

noun
oxy·uri·a·sis | \ ˌäk-si-yu̇-ˈrī-ə-səs \

Definition of oxyuriasis 

: infestation with or disease caused by pinworms (family Oxyuridae)

First Known Use of oxyuriasis

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for oxyuriasis

New Latin, from Oxyuris, genus of worms

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oxyuriasis

noun
oxy·uri·a·sis | \ ˌäk-si-yu̇-ˈrī-ə-səs \
plural oxyuriases\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of oxyuriasis 

: infestation with or disease caused by pinworms (as of the genera Enterobius and Oxyuris)

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