Medical Dictionary

Physaloptera

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noun Phy·sa·lop·tera \ˌfī-sə-ˈläp-tə-rə, ˌfis-ə-\

Medical Definition of Physaloptera

  1. :  a large genus of spiruroid nematode worms (family physalopteridae) parasitic in the digestive tract of various vertebrates including humans


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