schistosomiasis japonica


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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.
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Factors contributing to reinfection with schistosomiasis japonica after treatment in the lake region of China.
Epidemiological features and control strategies of schistosomiasis japonica in China.