Medical Dictionary

Dermanyssus

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noun Der·ma·nys·sus \-ˈnis-əs\

Medical Definition of Dermanyssus

  1. :  the type genus of the family dermanyssidae comprising a number of blood-sucking mites that are parasitic on birds—see chicken mite


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