schistosomiasis haematobium

[ hē′mə-tōbē-əm ]

n.

Infestation of the urinary tract with eggs of Schistosoma haematobium, characterized by inflammation of the bladder and the passage of blood in the urine.endemic hematuria

Nearby words

spatula, spatulate, spaulder, spavin, spavined, schistosomiasis haematobium, spay, spayad, spayard, spaying, spaz
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