Medical Dictionary

loaiasis

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noun lo·a·i·a·sis \ˌlō-ə-ˈī-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of loaiasis

plural

loaiases

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  1. :  infestation with or disease caused by an eye worm of the genus Loa (L. loa) that migrates through the subcutaneous tissue and across the cornea of the eye—compare calabar swelling

Variants of loaiasis

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loiasis

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