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Strongyloides

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noun Stron·gy·loi·des \ˌsträn-jə-ˈlȯi-ˌdēz\

Medical Definition of Strongyloides

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family strongyloididae) of nematode worms having both free-living males and females and parthenogenetic females parasitic in the intestine of various vertebrates and including some medically and economically important pests of humans


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