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gnathostomiasis

noun gna·thos·to·mi·a·sis \ nə-ˌthäs-tə-ˈmī-ə-səs \

medical Definition of gnathostomiasis

plural gnathostomiases play \-ˌsēz\
: infestation with or disease caused by nematode worms of the genus Gnathostoma commonly acquired by eating raw fish

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