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Dirofilaria

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noun Di·ro·fi·lar·ia \ˌdī-(ˌ)rō-fə-ˈlar-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of Dirofilaria

  1. :  a genus of filarial worms of the superfamily Filarioidea that includes the heartworm (D. immitis)

dirofilarial

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