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fascioliasis

[ fuh-see-uh-lahy-uh-sis, -sahy- ]
/ fəˌsi əˈlaɪ ə sɪs, -ˌsaɪ- /
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noun Veterinary Pathology.

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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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Medical definitions for fascioliasis

fascioliasis
[ fə-sē′ə-līə-sĭs, -sī′- ]

n.

Infection with a liver fluke of the genus Fasciola.
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