treponematosis

[trep-uh-nee-muh-toh-sis]

noun Pathology.

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

Origin of treponematosis

1940–45; < New Latin Treponemat- (stem of Treponema; see treponema) + -osis
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treponematosis in Medicine

treponematosis

[trĕp′ə-nē′mə-tōsĭs]

n. pl. trep•o•ne•ma•to•ses (-sēz)

treponemiasis
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