Medical Dictionary

Haemadipsa

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noun Hae·ma·dip·sa \ˌhē-mə-ˈdip-sə, ˌhem-ə-\

Medical Definition of Haemadipsa

  1. :  a genus of small tropical land leeches of the order Gnathobdellida that are troublesome to humans and animals especially because their bites result in prolonged bleeding


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