Wuchereria

noun
Wuch·​er·​e·​ria | \ ˌwu̇k-ə-ˈrir-ē-ə How to pronounce Wuchereria (audio) \

Medical Definition of Wuchereria

: a genus of filarial worms of the family Dipetalonematidae including a parasite (W. bancrofti) that causes elephantiasis

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“Wuchereria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Wuchereria. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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