treponematosis

[ trep-uh-nee-muh-toh-sis ]
/ ˌtrɛp əˌni məˈtoʊ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

an infection caused by an organism of the genus Treponema, as syphilis, pinta, bejel, or yaws.

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Origin of treponematosis

1940–45; <New Latin Treponemat- (stem of Treponema;see treponema) + -osis
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Medical definitions for treponematosis

treponematosis
[ trĕp′ə-nē′mə-tōsĭs ]

n. pl. trep•o•ne•ma•to•ses (-sēz)

treponemiasis
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