Medical Dictionary

Heterakis

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noun Het·er·a·kis \-ˈrā-kəs\

Medical Definition of Heterakis

  1. :  a genus (family heterakidae) of nematode worms including one (H. gallinarum) that infests especially chickens and turkeys and serves as an intermediate host and transmitter of the protozoan causing blackhead


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