Medical Dictionary

parasitemia

noun par·a·sit·emia
variants: or chiefly British

parasitaemia

\ˌpar-ə-ˌsī-ˈtē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of parasitemia

  1. :  a condition in which parasites are present in the blood—used especially to indicate the presence of parasites without clinical symptoms an afebrile parasitemia of malaria


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