[fas-ee-oh-lop-sahy-uh-sis, fuh-see-uh-, -sahy-]
- a parasitic disease caused by flukes of the genus Fasciolopsis and characterized by abdominal pain and diarrhea: common in the Far East.
Origin of fasciolopsiasis
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- Parasitization or disease caused by any of the flukes of the genus Fasciolopsis.
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