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verminous

 [ver´mĭ-nus]
pertaining to, due to, or abounding in worms or in vermin.

ver·min·ous

(ver'mi-nŭs),
Relating to, caused by, or infested with worms, larvae, or vermin.
Synonym(s): verminal
[L. verminosus, wormy]

verminous

(vûr′mə-nəs)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or caused by vermin: verminous diseases.
2. Infested with vermin: a verminous mattress.

ver·min·ous

(vĕr'mi-nŭs)
Relating to, caused by, or infested with worms, larvae, or vermin.
[L. verminosus, wormy]

verminous

Infected with worms or infested with ectoparasites (vermin).

verminous

pertaining to, due to, or abounding in worms or in vermin.

verminous aneurysm
see verminous mesenteric arteritis (below).
verminous bronchitis
verminous encephalitis
is caused by migration of Strongylus vulgaris or larvae. The effect is one of paralysis due to destruction of nervous tissue. See also brain trauma, neurofilariasis.
verminous mesenteric arteritis
is caused by migrating Strongylus vulgaris larvae. Defective blood supply to the intestine results and causes intermittent colic, sometimes terminal infarction. See also thromboembolic colic.
verminous pneumonia