hymenolepiasis

noun
hy·​me·​no·​le·​pi·​a·​sis | \ ˌhī-mə-(ˌ)nō-lə-ˈpī-ə-səs How to pronounce hymenolepiasis (audio) \
plural hymenolepiases\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce hymenolepiasis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hymenolepiasis

: infestation of the intestines by tapeworms of the genus Hymenolepis

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“Hymenolepiasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hymenolepiasis. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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