thelaziasis

noun
thel·​a·​zi·​a·​sis | \ ˌthel-ə-ˈzī-ə-səs How to pronounce thelaziasis (audio) \
plural thelaziases\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce thelaziasis (audio) \

Medical Definition of thelaziasis

: infestation with or disease caused by roundworms of the genus Thelazia

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“Thelaziasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/thelaziasis. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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