Gasterophilus

noun
Gas·​ter·​oph·​i·​lus | \ -ˈräf-ə-ləs How to pronounce Gasterophilus (audio) \

Medical Definition of Gasterophilus

: a genus of botflies including several (especially G. intestinalis in the United States) that infest horses and rarely humans

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“Gasterophilus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Gasterophilus. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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