parasitosis


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par·a·si·to·sis

(par'ă-sī-tō'sis),
Infestation or infection with parasites.

parasitosis

(păr′ə-sĭ-tō′sĭs, -sī-)
n. pl. parasito·ses (-sēz)
A disease resulting from parasitic infestation.

par·a·si·to·sis

(par'ă-sī-tō'sis)
Infestation or infection with parasites.

parasitosis

a disease caused by a parasitic infestation. See also helminthiasis.
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