tungiasis

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tun·gi·a·sis

(tŭng-gī'ă-sis),
Infestation with sand fleas (Tunga penetrans).

tungiasis

[tung·gī′ə·sis]
infestation of the skin with the chigoe (Tunga penetrans). See also chigoe.

tungiasis

Infestation with the jigger flea Tunga penetrans, which burrows into the skin of the feet and grows to pea size with eggs which are then discharged.

tungiasis

infestation with tunga fleas.