strongyloidiasis

strongyloidosis (-ˈdəʊsɪs)

/ (ˌstrɒndʒɪlɔɪˈdaɪəsɪs) /

noun

an intestinal disease caused by infection with the nematode worm Strongyloides stercoralis

Nearby words

  1. strongroom,
  2. strongsville,
  3. strongylate,
  4. strongyle,
  5. strongyloides,
  6. strongylosis,
  7. strontia,
  8. strontian,
  9. strontianite,
  10. strontium

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Medicine definitions for strongyloidiasis

strongyloidiasis

[ strŏn′jə-loi-dīə-sĭs ]

n.

Infection with the nematode Strongyloides stercoralis.

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