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fascioliasis

[fuh-see-uh-lahy-uh-sis, -sahy-]
noun Veterinary Pathology.
  1. liver-rot.
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Origin of fascioliasis

1885–90; < New Latin Fasciol(a) name of genus of liver flukes (Latin: small bandage) + -iasis
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fascioliasis in Medicine

fascioliasis

(fə-sē′ə-līə-sĭs, -sī′-)
n.
  1. Infection with a liver fluke of the genus Fasciola.
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