Medical Dictionary

capillariasis

noun ca·pil·la·ri·a·sis \ kə-ˌpil-ə-ˈrī-ə-səs \
variants: also capillariosis play \ˌkap-ə-ˌler-ē-ˈō-səs\

medical Definition of capillariasis

plural capillariases play \-ə-ˌsēz\ also -oses play \-ˈō-ˌsēz\
: infestation with or disease caused by nematode worms of the genus Capillaria

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