Medical Dictionary

Haemonchus

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noun Hae·mon·chus \hē-ˈmäŋ-kəs\

Medical Definition of Haemonchus

  1. :  a widely distributed genus of nematode worms (family Trichostrongylidae) including the barber's pole worm (H. contortus)—see haemonchosis


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