schistosomiasis japonica

(redirected from cutaneous schistosomiasis japonica)

schis·to·so·mi·a·sis ja·pon·i·ca

, Japanese schistosomiasis
infection with Schistosoma japonicum, characterized by dysenteric symptoms, painful enlargement of the liver and spleen, dropsy, urticaria, and progressive anemia.

schis·to·so·mi·a·sis ja·pon·i·ca

, Japanese schistosomiasis (skis'tō-sō-mī'ă-sis jă-pon'ik-ă, jap'ă-nēz')
Infection with Schistosoma japonicum, characterized by dysenteric symptoms, painful enlargement of the liver and spleen, generalized edema, urticaria, and progressive anemia.